Mature tolerant hardwood forest along Salmon River, Guysborough County
One kilometer of shoreline on Salmon River where Atlantic salmon spawn
Primarily mature hardwood, small softwood component
A few small clearcuts along southern boundary completed in 2007
Most of area currently unavailable for forestry due to DNR old forest policy
Steep slopes limit forestry potential on a small portion of this area
High mineral potential
Part of the area is licensed for mineral exploration
Low petroleum potential
Medium wind potential
Rail trail excluded.
Electrical infrastructure requirements to be addressed in consultation with NSPI.