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Image for Thunder Bay District 1821-1892 A Collection of Documents

Thunder Bay District 1821-1892 A Collection of Documents

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto. The ChamplainSociety, Ontario Series. No. 9. 1973.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156H3084

ISBN: B000ZKT02E

Condition: Fair


B000ZKT02E cv, 307 pages. Index. Bibliography. Black and white plates. Fold-out map. Map endpapers. Hand-numbered copy #29 of limited printing of 825 copies. Some pages uncut. Binding intact. Somewhat above-average wear to red boards. Relatively few library markings. A sound reference copy. [Bishop p.1049] 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

ISBN: 0660187620

Condition: Fine


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

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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

ISBN: 0772620598

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for Tropical Forest Remnants: Ecology, Management, and Conservation of Fragmented Communities

Tropical Forest Remnants: Ecology, Management, and Conservation of Fragmented Communities

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, University of Chicago Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 242A8087

ISBN: 0226468992

Condition: Very Good


0226468992 616 pages. References. Index. "This compilation of studies on the biotic consequences of tropical deforestation provides a timely, valuable overview of issues at the heart of the biodiversity crisis." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. Nice copy. View more info

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Drainage Structures for Logging Roads

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The Association of British Columbia Professional Foresters and the Centre for Continuing Education, the University of British Columbia: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133A5248

ISBN: 0888431139

Condition: Very Good


0888431139 238 pages. Papers presented at a conference held April 2 & 3, 1979 at the Sheraton-Plaza 500, Vancouver, B.C. Clean, bright and unmarked (but for title written along spine) with very light wear. Sunning to spine. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Silviculture Statistics for Canada : An 11-Year Summary

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

ISBN: 0662167198

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0772623287

Condition: Very Good


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

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

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

ISBN: 0888650345

Condition: Fair


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

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

ISBN: 1550170740

Condition: Very Good


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

Montane Alternative Silvicultural Systems (MASS) - FRDA Report No. 238

By: Arnott, J.T.; Beese, W.J.; Mitchell, A.K.; Peterson, J.: Editors

Price: $119.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Government of British Columbia: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16504080

ISBN: 0772627541

Condition: Fine


0772627541 122 pages. Proceedings of a Workshop held June 7-8, 1995 in Courtenay, British Columbia. 14 papers were presented to an audience of 100 participants, primarily from the Vancouver Forest Region. View more info

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TNT BC : Temporize Not Terrorize BC

By: Bakewell, Jack

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, TNT Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 328C5831

ISBN: 0969910002

Condition: Good


0969910002 194 pages. Index. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding sound. An eccentric examination of forest resource conflicts in British Columbia. "The initial intent over ten years ago was to generate some humour about B.C.'s forest industry. As the data were assembled, credibility and incredibility appeared, to obscure the humour." - from back cover. View more info

Image for The Economic Development of Ceylon - Report of a Mission Organized By the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development at the Request of the Government of Ceylon - Complete in Two Volumes

The Economic Development of Ceylon - Report of a Mission Organized By the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development at the Request of the Government of Ceylon - Complete in Two Volumes

By: Baranyai, Leopold; Biaggi, Francantonio; De Fargues, Jean R.; Ellsworth, Paul T.; Gilmartin, William M.; Godwin, Francis W.; Kruithof, Arie; Luttman-Johnson, John D.M.; Mehta, Amolak R.; Phillips, John F.V.

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Ceylon, Ceylon Government Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 871G2216

Condition: Good


83 plus 448 pages. Twenty-four maps. Many dozens of tables, charts and graphs. Prepared by request of the Government of Ceylon to survey the development potentialities of the country with special consideration given to: Agriculture (particularly rice cultivation, mixed farming, dairying, colonization and resettlement), Irrigation, Fisheries, Forestry, Minerals, Power, Industrial development, Inland transport and shipping, vocational training, Health (including housing and water schemes), General Economics (including public finance, money and banking, savings and investment, balance of payme... View more info

Cutting Up the North: The History of the Forest Industry in the Northern Interior

By: Bernsohn, Ken

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15504311

ISBN: 0888391145

Condition: Very Good


0888391145 192 pages. Index. Bibliography. Author's signature upon front endpaper. "...Introduces the characters who opened up the north. They raped the forests, endured the ostracism of the 'respectable,' too their lives in their hands to drive huge trucks or fall top spars - and forged a lifestyle that has become the stuff of legends... There is plenty of action and plenty of dirt." - from dust jacket. Abundant black and white photos. Light wear to clean unmarked book. Dust jacket with above-average wear but remains presentable in new archival-grade Brodart cover. Nice clean... View more info

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Cutting Up the North: The History of the Forest Industry in the Northern Interior

By: Bernsohn, Ken

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15504677

ISBN: 0888391145

Condition: Very Good


0888391145 192 pages. Index. Bibliography. "...Introduces the characters who opened up the north. They raped the forests, endured the ostracism of the 'respectable,' took their lives in their hands to drive huge trucks or fall top spars - and forged a lifestyle that has become the stuff of legends.... There is plenty of action and plenty of dirt." - from dust jacket. Abundant black and white photos. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper. Dust jacket bears moderate wear and is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Nice clean solid copy. View more info

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Clayoquot: The Sound of My Heart

By: Betty Shiver Krawczyk

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Orca Book Publishers: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151A5161

ISBN: 1551430762

Condition: Very Good


1551430762 213 pages. "A riveting and humorous account of one woman's reflective journey as she moves from the segregated American South in the 1940s to the Clayoquot Sound blockades in the 1990s. Betty's willingness to act on the injustices she is confronted with is a true inspiration to us all." - Vicki Husband (from back cover.) Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Weeds of the Woods: Some Small Trees and Shrubs of New Brunswick

Weeds of the Woods: Some Small Trees and Shrubs of New Brunswick

By: Blouin, Glen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Natural Resources New Brunswick: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352H1072

ISBN: 0888388209

Condition: Very Good


0888388209 130 pages. Glossary. Bibliography. Profusely illustrated with colour photos. Printed upon glossy stock. "A pictorial guide to some of the 'weeds of the woods', species which are often overlooked by man." - from Foreword. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. A nice copy. View more info

Those Lake People: Stories of Cowichan Lake

By: Bowen, Lynne

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75404105

ISBN: 1550544640

Condition: Fine


1550544640 217 pages including extensive list of sources and index. Black and white illustrations. Author's signature upon title page. "Drawing upon a rich mix of letters, memoirs, interviews and her own consummate storytelling skills, author Lynne Bowen has crafted a fascinating tale of the colourful characters who settled in one of the world's most naturally abundant regions." - from dust jacket. One square inch discolouration upon back free endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with very light evidence of handling. Excellent copy. Gift quality. View more info

Image for Forest Management Tables - Forestry Commission Booklet No. 16

Forest Management Tables - Forestry Commission Booklet No. 16

By: Bradley, R.T.; Christie, J.M.; Johnston, D.R.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: UK, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762A4017

Condition: Good


218 pages. "This publication contains a number of tables. Each of the three principal tables is designed to provide a basis for one particular aspect of intensive management of even-aged conifer and hardwood plantations in Great Britain." - from Introduction. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Three inch openings at bottom of each hinge, otherwise a nice sound copy. View more info

Image for Marine borers and wooden piling in British Columbia waters

Marine borers and wooden piling in British Columbia waters

By: Bramhall, G.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer]: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 354H0744

ISBN: B007EJINEA

Condition: Good


B007EJINEA 68 pages. Annotated bibliography. Printed upon glossy stock. Reproductions of many black and white photos. The indigenous species of marine borer in British Columbia waters are Bankia setacea and Limnoria Lignorum. Since 1960, Limnoria tripunctata and Teredo navalis have been discovered, and are believed to be recent arrivals. The biology of these animals is reviewed. The various methods used to protect marine structures in the nineteenth century are mentioned. Reasons for premature failure are discussed in some details, and good handling and construction practices are recom... View more info

Image for First growth: The story of British Columbia Forest Products Limited

First growth: The story of British Columbia Forest Products Limited

By: British Columbia Forest Products Limited

Price: $69.95

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Forest Products ; distributed by J. J. Douglas: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A5475

ISBN: 0888940947

Condition: Fine


0888940947 286 pages. Archival black and white illustrations. "Here is the day-to-day stuff of life in the forest industry." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info