Canadian Forest Service Publications

The State of Canada's Forests 1996-1997: Learning from history. 1997. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Headquarters, Policy, Planning and International Affairs Branch, Ottawa. 128 p.

Year: 1997

Issued by: National Capital Region

Catalog ID: 10317

Language: English

Series: State of Canada's Forests (CFS)

Availability: Order paper copy (free), PDF (download)

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The report is intended to provide information and data on Canada's forest resources and their contribution to the economy and environment. The theme of this year's report is that Canada is moving rapidly into a new era in managing its forest heritage. One of the feature chapters highlights the traditional ecological knowledge of Aboriginal people. The second feature chapter describes the history of forest legislation in Canada.

Also available under the title:
L'État des forêts au Canada 1996-1997 (French)