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

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Chapiter III – Protection of aquatic environments, riparian areas, wetlands and soils

Division I – Beds of lakes and watercourses

  • Section 25. Travel of logging machines on the bed of a lake
  • Section 26. Travel of logging machines on the bed of a watercourse

Division II – Open peat bogs (unwooded) with a pond, marshes, riparian shrub swamps, lakes and permanent watercourses

  • Section 27. Strip of woodland at least 20 m wide
  • Section 28. Partial harvest in the strip of woodland
  • Section 29. Exceptions applicable to the holders of certain permits
  • Section 30. Opening in the strip of woodland for mine exploration work
  • Section 31. Opening in the strip of woodland for a forest camp
  • Section 32. Travel of logging machines in the riparian ecotone and the strip of woodland

Division III – Riparian shrub, open peat bogs (unwooded) without a pond and intermittent watercourses

  • Section 33. Harvesting in riparian shrub swamps
  • Section 34. Travel of logging machines and harvesting near the perimeter of an open peat bog without a pond or an intermittent watercourse

Division IV – Sylvicultural drainage, washing water, contaminants, earth and tree debris

§1. Sylvicultural drainage ditch

§2. Discharge, recovery and treatment of washing water

  • Section 38. Location for washing of logging machines
  • Section 39. Discharge of water used to wash logging machines
  • Section 40. Recovery and treatment of water used to wash logging machines
  • Section 41. Certificate of compliance with standards relating to water used to wash logging machines

§3. Discharge of contaminants and earth and removal of trees or tree debris

Division V – Soils

Chapter III