Biosolids production, storage and application are done according to a Land Application Plan (LAP) , that meets all requirements set out in the Organic Matter Recycling Regulation and is subject to audit by the Ministry of Environment.
RDN Biosolids are applied to private forest lands owned by TimberWest (formerly leased to Vancouver Island University). The application area is approximately 12 km northwest of Nanaimo, about 1 km west of the Biggs/Doumont Road intersection, just off Weigles Road. Click on the images to the right for detailed maps of the application area.
To protect public health and the environment, we: