The main economic activities within the Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District (SQCRD) include forestry, fishing, tourism, transportation and, more recently, natural gas development. Resource industries are complemented by the government, education, and health care sectors. 

Within our region, a number of communities and agencies are encouraging growth and diversity by promoting a favourable business climate and developing investment opportunities. The SQCRD is pleased to work collaboratively with these economic development partners: