Photo Gallery: Old-Growth Logging on Edinburgh Mt. Near Port Renfrew

New logging has commenced on Edinburgh Mountain, an exceptional old-growth forest “hotspot” near Port Renfrew in Pacheedaht territory on  Vancouver Island and the location of Big Lonely Doug (Canada’s second largest Douglas-fir tree) and the spectacular Eden Grove.


Biggest Stumps

79% of Vancouver Island’s productive old-growth forests, including more than 90% of the valley bottoms where the largest trees grow and richest biodiversity resides, have been logged. Stumps as wide as 16 ft (5 m) in diameter have been found in recent years. The oldest stump to be dated in BC was from a tree […]