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

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Chapter V – Roads, sandpits and forest infrastructures Division III – Bridge, culverts, removable structures and rudimentary structures §6. Special provisions applicable to removable structures and rudimentary structures

Section 113

The installation of rudimentary or light structures to cross a watercourse, such as foot bridges or small structures made of logs, is only allowed in a trail that is not intended for motorized all-terrain vehicles, in particular in a cross-country ski trail, a bike trail and a hiking trail.

1

Objective

  • To reconcile the various activities that take place in the forest
The structure must allow the free flow of water and its supports must be outside the banks.

2

Objectives

  • To ensure the free flow of water
  • To avoid disturbing the bed of a lake or watercourse