RDN News Release - Biosolids Program

The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) is pleased to announce that the biosolids forest fertilization program will continue for another five years. Up to 7,000 tonnes of biosolids from the Greater Nanaimo Pollution Control Centre (GNPCC) will be used each year at a new site located near Blackjack Ridge north of the Nanaimo Lakes. The biosolids applied to the site will enrich the soil and support healthy tree growth.