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
When Canada created a Dominion Parks department in 1911, it turned the 1st nation on the earth to set up an organisation dedicated to handling its nationwide parks. over the last century this supplier, now Parks Canada, has been on the centre of vital debates concerning the position of nature in Canadian nationhood and relationships among Canada's assorted 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 stunning number of landscapes, and is famous as a world chief within the environmental demanding situations of safe areas. Its historical past is a wealthy repository of expertise, of classes discovered - severe for making proficient judgements approximately the right way to maintain the environmental and social future health of our nationwide parks.
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A Century of Parks Canada, 1911-2011 (Canadian History and Environment) 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