Public Notice: Fuel Treatment - Deer Park Hill Area

Teck Metals Ltd plans to initiate a five-week fuel reduction program for the lower slopes of Deer Park Hill area, starting November 24, 2020 and continuing on, weather permitting, through December.

A summary of the work is as follows:

- Teck will be conducting wildfire hazard reduction treatments within a ~6 hectare area of Teck-owned land on Deer Park Hill, in the vicinity of west side of Lower Rossland / Black Bear neighbourhood.

- The treatments will be over a five-week period, beginning Tuesday, November 24, 2020 and continuing until 2020 year end or until snow levels prohibit safe and effective work. The work, which involves cutting and/or trimming trees, chipping and burning, will be conducted mostly from 8 am to 4 pm on weekdays (M - F). There may be some work completed on weekend days, as well.

- There will be intermittent closures on sections of Drake's Trail, Deer Park Access Trail, and the other unsanctioned trails in the vicinity. The contractor will post signs at access points.

Map of Treatment Area: