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By Claire Campbell,Alan MacEachern,John Sandlos,Ben Bradley,Bill Waiser,C.J. Taylor,George Colpitts,Oliver Craig-Dupont,Ronald Rudin,David Neufeld,Brad Martin,E. Gwyn Langemann,I.S. MacLaren,Lyle Dick

ISBN-10: 1552385264

ISBN-13: 9781552385265

"... a various and interesting array of views at the heritage of Canada's nationwide parks, illuminating many much less well-understood facets of the evolving position of individuals in and close to those parks." - Stephen Bocking, Professor and Chair, Environmental and source stories software, Trent University

When Canada created a Dominion Parks department in 1911, it turned the 1st nation on this planet to set up an supplier dedicated to coping with its nationwide parks. during the last century this employer, now Parks Canada, has been on the centre of significant debates in regards to the position of nature in Canadian nationhood and relationships among Canada's various ecosystems and its groups. this present day, Parks Canada manages over 40 parks and reserves totalling over 200,000 sq. kilometres and that includes a stunning number of landscapes, and is well-known as a world chief within the environmental demanding situations of secure locations. Its historical past is a wealthy repository of expertise, of classes discovered - severe for making educated judgements approximately the right way to maintain the environmental and social overall healthiness of our nationwide parks.

A Century of Parks Canada is released in partnership with area of interest (Network in Canadian heritage and atmosphere; http://niche-canada.org/).

With Contributions By:
Ben Bradley
George Colpitts
Oliver Craig-Dupont
Lyle Dick
E. Gwyn Langemann
Alan MacEachern
I.S. MacLaren
Brad Martin
David Neufeld
Ronald Rudin
John Sandlos
C.J. Taylor
Bill Waiser

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