Forest Road Segment Tenure

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - Forest Tenures
Licensed under Open Government Licence - British Columbia

Uniquely identifies a 75 metre wide road tenure. This layer uses the centre line from the application and is buffered 37.5 metres either side. This layer does not represent the actual road on the ground. It represents where the application area is

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information


To support harvesting approval process, this layer represents the right-of-way of the Road rather than the physical Road location. In concert with road location data such as imagery this layer helps confirm whether the road location falls within the boundary of the tenure.

Lineage Statement

Base information originates from 1:20,000 and TRIM and 1:20,000 Cadastral.

Contact Information

NameChantelle Abanilla (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Sub-OrganizationForest Tenures

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2011-03-09
Record Last Modified 2021-05-14
Resource Status onGoing

Object Description


Short Name: FRD_TSEG

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
FOREST_FILE_ID FRSTFLD VARCHAR2 10 File identification assigned to Provincial Forest Use files. Assigned file number. Usually the Licence, Tenure or Private Mark number.
ROAD_SECTION_ID RDSCTND VARCHAR2 30 Identifies one section of a road within a road permit.
START_STATION STRTSTTN NUMBER 11 The start station of the road segment.
END_STATION NDSTTN NUMBER 11 The end station of the road segment.
TIMBER_MARK TMBRMRK VARCHAR2 10 Unique identifying set of characters to be stamped or marked on the end of each log to associate the log withthe specific authority to harvest and move timber.
ROAD_RESPONSIBILITY_TYPE_CODE RDRSPNSBLT VARCHAR2 3 Identifies the owner of a Forest Service Road. Valid values include "BCTS", and "Forest Services".
FEATURE_AREA FEAT_AREA NUMBER 14 Spatial feature area in square metres. This value is calculated.
FEATURE_PERIMETER FTRPRMTR NUMBER 11 Spatial feature perimeter in metres. This value is calculated.
RETIREMENT_DATE RTRMNTDT DATE 7 Date the Road Section feature was retired.
FEATURE_CLASS_SKEY FTRCLSSSK NUMBER 10 Unique identifier for a spatial feature class.
FILE_STATUS_CODE FLSTTSCD VARCHAR2 3 The current status of the forest land use, eg., Pending - Planned, Harvesting - Suspended, Active. This is a subset of Timber_Status_Code.
FILE_TYPE_CODE FLTPCD VARCHAR2 3 The code to indicate the type of file, and often synonymous with a tenure or a project.
FILE_TYPE_DESCRIPTION FLTPDSCRPT VARCHAR2 120 Description of the file type.
GEOGRAPHIC_DISTRICT_CODE GGRPHCDSTR VARCHAR2 6 The code of the district in which the road section is located.
GEOGRAPHIC_DISTRICT_NAME GGRPHCDST1 VARCHAR2 100 The name of the district in which the road section is located.
CLIENT_NUMBER CLNTNMBR VARCHAR2 8 Sequentially assigned number to identify a ministry client.
CLIENT_NAME CLNTNM VARCHAR2 91 The name of the Ministry Client - Company or Individual. Entered as: the full corporate name if a Corporation; the full registered name if a Partnership; the legal name if an Individual.
LIFE_CYCLE_STATUS_CODE LFCCLSTTSC VARCHAR2 10 The life cycle state of the item. One of Pending, Active or Retired.
MAP_LABEL MAP_LABEL VARCHAR2 50 The default label to be used when displaying the feature on a map. Consists of the FOREST_FILE_ID ,ROAD_SECTION_ID, and START_STATION.
GEOMETRY GEOMETRY SDO_GEOMETRY 64 GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.