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Touch Wood: BC Forests at the Crossroads

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Canada, Harbour: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71205685


1550170740 236 pages including index. Moderate amount of blue highlighting. Some of B.C.'s best-known forest policy analysts update us on the major issues that fuel the current battles between loggers and environmentalists. View more info

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Silviculture Statistics for Canada : An 11-Year Summary

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Northern Forestry Centre: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114A8212


0662167198 81 pages. Information report NOR-X-301. "Silviculture activities, comprising site preparation, planting, direct seeding, stand tending, and pest control, are summarized for each province and territory and for Canada for 1975-76 to 1985-86. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Botanical forest products in British Columbia: An overview, January 1995

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Canada, Integrated Resources Policy Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Forests: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762A8633


0772623287 51 pages. References. "A comprehensive overview of the commercial harvest of more than 200 botanical forest products in British Columbia." - from Executive Summary. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. View more info

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Managing the Forest: Support Materials for a Secondary School Course in Intensive Forest Management

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pacific Educational Pr: 1985

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 762C5293


0888650345 219 pages. A very practical work which will be informative to a wide audience. Usual library markings. Front free endpaper removed. Title page partly loose. Scribbling to back endpaper. Somewhat above-average wear. A worthy working copy. View more info

Forest landscape handbook

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507529


0771882459 100 pages. Abundantly illustrated in colour. Includes references, glossary and index. "...In a province heavily dependent on its forest products, and as rugged and mountainous as British Columbia, the evidence of logging activity cannot be hidden from view. Nor should we, except in special situations, try to do so. Rather, the Ministry objective will be to address the visual impacts of logging activity on the landscape and incorporate measures to harm... View more info

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Vancouver Island Land Use Plan: Volumes I and II (1 and 2)

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Government of British Columbia: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762A8631


0772620369 260 pages. "Intended to help end long-standing uncertainty and conflict over resource and environmental issues." - from Overview. Few markings and light wear to volume I. Volume II clean, bright and unmarked. View more info

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An Assessment of the Strategic Importance of the Hardwood Resource in British Columbia (FRDA Report)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada/British Columbia: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762A8635


0772622205 206 pages. "Documents the strategic importance of the hardwood resource in British Columbia, within a framework that will be useful for management, research, and development plans." - from Introduction. Clean, bright and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

Site diagnosis, tree species selection, and slashburning guidelines for the Vancouver Forest Region (Land management report)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15504843


0771884524 180 pages. Helps in assessing site quality, selecting the most appropriate tree species combination for timber production, and identifying the sensitivity class of a forest site to fire. Three sections include: site diagnosis; tree species selection guidelines; slashburing guidelines. Average wear. Some highlighting. Writing inside back cover. View more info

Evaluating Seedling Quality: Principles, Procedures, and Predictive Abilities of Major Tests : Proceedings of the Workshops Held October 16018 1984

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Corvallis, OR, Forest Research Laboratory, Oregon State University: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61300296


0874370000 143 pages including index. Brings together state-of-the-art information on the principles, procedures, and predictive abilities of such major tests of seedling quality as nutrition, morphology, and root-growth potential and lays the groundwork for future operational testing and research. Prior owner's name atop title page, else unmarked. Some curling to covers. Moderate wear. Solid copy. View more info

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Relationships between stand age, stand structure, and biodiversity in aspen mixedwood forests in Alberta

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Land and Forest Services: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762C7494


0773216863 308 pages. References. Glossary. List of species. "...Intensive clearcut logging of Alberta's aspen-dominated boreal mixedwood forests at 60-70 year rotations may alter the age class structure of the forest landscape and result in a change in forest structure and biota... The information in this study will serve as a reference against which structure and biota in harvested forests can be compared." - from Executive Summary. Prior owner's name atop... View more info

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Aspen Manager's Handbook for British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada/British Columbia: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762A8634


0772624410 110 pages. "Brings together information about issues that foresters involved with aspen management in British Columbia are likely to face." - from Introduction. Average wear. Prior owner's name whited out atop front cover. Some high-lighting to contents. View more info

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The Trees Around Us - A Manual of Good Forest Practice for Nova Scotia

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Government of Canada/Province of Nova Scotia: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 631A5578


0888710046 206 pages. Glossary. Index. Abundantly illustrated in colour. Practical and educational. Clean and unmarked in attractively illustrated glossy boards. Nice clean copy with very light wear. An excellent reference. View more info

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Forest Fragmentation: Wildlife and Management Implications

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Netherlands, Brill Academic Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 211G1768


9004113886 Over 300 pages. Index. "Discusses fragmentation in light of the theory of 'island biogeography' which considers batches of habitat as islands, separated from each other by a sea of hostile land" - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Sllight lean to spine. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)

Trouble in the Woods: Forest Policy and Social Conflict in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (Gorsebrook Series on the Political Economy of the Atlantic Region)

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Acadiensis: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H1144


0919107370 234 pages. Footnotes. Maps. "The history behind today's headlines about confrontations between governments, companies, woodlot owners, workers and conservationists in the forest industry - a penetrating look at the exploitation and management of Maritime forest resources over the last century." - from back cover. Prior owner's name stamped on bottom and fore-edges, and half-title page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Forest Stand Dynamics (Biological Resource Management)

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, McGraw Hill Higher Education: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 762H1145


0070478295 xx, 467 pages. Extensively footnoted. List of scientific names of plant species discussed. Index. "Provides a comprehensive account of the most advanced scientific information available on the processes of forest stand dynamics, enabling you to predict local and regional forest growth and change, plan forest manipulations successfully, and plan for regional changes in forest structures, products, and demands." - from back cover. Prior owner's name ... View more info

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A guide for management of landslide-prone terrain in the Pacific Northwest (Land management handbook)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Victoria, Research Program, Ministry of Forests: 1994

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 762H1451


0772620598 220 pages. Index. Addresses these topics: Slope movement processes and characteristics; An office/field technique for recognizing landslide-prone terrain; Measure to manage unstable terrain during forestry activities; Road deactivation and revegegation of unstable terrain. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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Towards Sustainable Management of the Boreal Forest

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press): 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H1641


0660187620 v, [1], 1039 pages. Index. References. "Offers many case studies, conclusions, and recommendations regarding progress towards sustainable forest management." - from Acknowledgements. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. A superb copy. View more info

Image for Man and the boreal forest: Proceedings of a regional meeting within Project 2 of MAB (Unesco's Man and the Biosphere Programme), held in Stockholm, Sweden, 13-16 October 1975 (Ecological bulletins)

Man and the boreal forest: Proceedings of a regional meeting within Project 2 of MAB (Unesco's Man and the Biosphere Programme), held in Stockholm, Sweden, 13-16 October 1975 (Ecological bulletins)

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Sweden, Swedish Natural Science Research Council: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H2082


9154602009 153 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Average wear. Binding intact. Prior owner's name stamped on front cover and bottom edge. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, June, 1947 - ICAO - The International Civil Aviation Organization

Canadian Geographical Journal, June, 1947 - ICAO - The International Civil Aviation Organization

By: Abell, Walter; Ward, J.D.U.; Ayre, Robert; Edge, Frederic

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3432


Pages 249-293 plus seventeen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: An Introduction to Canadian Architecture - major article with dozens of photos; Britain's Trees and Forests; Lawren Harris; PICAO into ICAO - International Civil Aviation Organization; and more. Some of the ads include: 1947 Mercury 114 car; The Monarch 8 car; Canadian Pacific - great one-page color ad for their train travel and Empress Hotel. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Lifeblood - A Story of the Forest and Abitibi Power & Paper Company, Limited

Lifeblood - A Story of the Forest and Abitibi Power & Paper Company, Limited

By: Abitibi Power & Paper Company, Limited

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Abitibi Power & Paper Company, Limited: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 122G1427


20 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Black and white photos. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A nice vintage copy. View more info