We Wai Kai First Nation reaches agreement with Mosaic for timber harvesting

Campbell River Mirror
February 23, 2024
Category: Forestry
Region: Canada, Canada West

The We Wai Kai First Nation has reached a two-year agreement with Mosaic Forest Management to undertake collaborative planning and timber harvesting within We Wai Kai territory. The agreement builds on the partnership established in 2022 between Mosaic and Way Key LP, as well as a more recent agreement between We Wai Kai and Mosaic in 2023. The services will take place within We Wai Kai territory on Quadra Island and in Jackson Bay on the mainland. “We Wai Kai Council has made significant investments in our forestry businesses and in building relationships with licencees that operate in our territory,” said We Wai Kai Chief Ronnie Chickite. ..Timber harvesting will be provided by Way Key, a First Nation-owned company employing 14 We Wai Kai band members.

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