Project Code: WELD-01-075
Sponsor:Weldwood of Canada Ltd.

The primary purpose of this Project was to improve the public’s understanding of the importance of natural resource industries in the greater Hinton area.

Its objectives included promotion of a greater awareness of the vital role natural resource utilization plays in the environment, the local economy & people’s lives in general; and educating the public regarding sustainable development of natural resources.

Over a two – year period an 11 hectare Interpretive Park was constructed within the town limits of Hinton, c/w trails, signs, picnic areas, an arboretum, etc.

Public Education
Forest Resource Utilization
Interpretive Park