Global News at 5 Okanagan
February 22 2019 12:42am

Logging plans prompt Okanagan groups to pitch community forest tenure near Penticton

Some Penticton area residents have come up with a new plan to help protect a popular recreation area from logging.

Despite opposition, BC Timber Sales is not backing down from a controversial plan to begin cutting next year near trails in the Upper Carmi area.

Now, as Shelby Thom reports, several groups are teaming up, hoping to have the area designated a community forest.

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