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Forest History

From east to west, and in vast boreal reaches, the Canadian forest is commonly encountered, yet variously interpreted. It has been obstacle, resource, spiritual ground, sustainer of life, and more to Canadians across time and space.

Given its importance, the forest warrants concerted investigation across disciplines. Hence, the presence of this research cluster, which seeks to facilitate understanding of the place of the forest in Canada’s (environmental) history.

Key Links

Past Events / Événements
Forest History BC Conference (2009)

Projects / Projets
Exhibits

Resources / Ressources
Visual Materials
Teaching Resources
Networking Resources

Funding / Financement
SSHRC Strategic Research Clusters Grant, 2007-14

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