It was a modest end to the 2017 B.C. land sale schedule Dec. 13, which was not indicative of the overall yearly performance for the natural gas producing province. Bonus revenue rebounded strongly this year after a difficult two years, including a record low in 2016. The December sale generated $882,835 in bonus bids on 5,665 hectares at an average price of $155.84. For the year, the province earned $173.25 million on 79,238 hectares at an average price of $2,186.49. This was a rebound year for B.C.