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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

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

When Canada created a Dominion Parks department in 1911, it grew to become the 1st kingdom on the earth to set up an employer dedicated to coping with its nationwide parks. during the last century this organisation, now Parks Canada, has been on the centre of vital debates in regards to the position of nature in Canadian nationhood and relationships among Canada's different ecosystems and its groups. at the present time, Parks Canada manages over 40 parks and reserves totalling over 200,000 sq. kilometres and that includes a blinding number of landscapes, and is well-known as a world chief within the environmental demanding situations of secure locations. Its heritage is a wealthy repository of expertise, of classes discovered - serious for making proficient judgements approximately the best 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 surroundings; 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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