GUIDE TO THE APPLICATION OF THE REGULATION RESPECTING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF FORESTS IN THE DOMAIN OF THE STATE

Complete guide

Chapter II – Protection of particular places and territories
Division I – General
§5 – Protection of certain trails

Section 18

All trees or parts thereof that fall on a trail during the carrying out of forest development activities must be removed. The pilling and windrowing of logging residues is prohibited on a trail.

1

Objectives

  • To preserve the integrity of a particular place or territory
  • To reconcile the various activities that take place in the forest
  • To protect the investments made in a particular place or territory

Where a trail is damaged because of a forest development activity carried out near a trail, in particular during hauling, the trail must be put back in the condition it was in before the carrying out of the activity.

2

Objective

  • To ensure that the site is restored to its former condition

This section applies to all the trails referred to in section 17

3

Objectives

  • To preserve the integrity of a particular place or territory
  • To reconcile the various activities that take place in the forest
  • To protect the investments made in a particular place or territory
  • To ensure that the site is restored to its former condition