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British Columbia Ministry of Forests

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Works: 3,804 works in 6,959 publications in 1 language and 18,314 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  Handbooks and manuals  Field guides  Pictorial works  Case studies  Treaties 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher, Compiler
Classifications: SD568.B7, 631.45
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Most widely held works about British Columbia
 
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Grassland Ecology and Classification Symposium proceedings by Grassland Ecology and Classification Symposium( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Establishment to free growing guidebook, Nelson Forest Region by British Columbia( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the legal requirements for establishment and maintenance of a free growing stand in the Nelson Forest Region
Illustrated flora of British Columbia by George W Douglas( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each volume includes line drawings of each plant species for identification purposes
Handbook for timber and mule deer management co-ordination on winter ranges in the Cariboo Forest Region by H. M Armleder( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides forest and wildlife managers with the information necessary to coordinate mule deer and timber management on deer winter range in the Cariboo Forest Region
Annual service plan report by British Columbia( )

in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visual impact assessment guidebook by British Columbia( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forest Practices Code of BC recognizes scenic landscapes as an integral component of the forest resource base. The Act requires a visual impact assessment (VIA) as part of the forest development plan and access management plan when timber harvesting and road construction are proposed in scenic areas with visual quality objectives (VQOs). The purpose of this guide is to document the recommended procedures for completing a VIA and to identify the evaluation criteria that will be used to assess whether or not proposed timber harvesting and road construction/modifications would meet the VQOs. It discusses VIA in the context of visual landscape management and in the context of forest development and access management planning. Then it goes on to procedures: planning and pre-field trip preparation, conducting fieldwork, and preparing and assessing simulations. Appendices cover sightline presentation criteria, photography data forms, digital terrain models submission criteria, calculating percent alteration in perspective view, and photograph presentation criteria
Five year forest and range resource program by British Columbia( )

in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soil conservation surveys guidebook by British Columbia( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes procedures for measuring disturbance to soil caused by forest practices
Just the facts : a review of silviculture and other forestry statistics by Kim J Bartlett( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a compendium of frequently referenced British Columbia silviculture and other forestry statistics covering the period 1981/82 to 1997/98. It contains detailed statistics on silviculture surveys, site preparation, areas planted, brushing, spacing, and other silviculture activities. This report is intended as a quick reference to statistical data and charts relating to commonly asked questions. No interpretation of the information given is included
Silviculture prescription guidebook by British Columbia( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide has been written to help forest practitioners prepare silviculture prescriptions that comply with the British Columbia Forest Practices code. The introduction gives a brief history of the requirement for silviculture prescriptions, which generally present a plan to preserve forest values. Subsequent sections cover the following: the general requirements of a silviculture prescription; tenure identification; area summaries; management objectives & consistency with other plans; conditions to accommodate forest resources; ecological information & site characteristics; site assessments; specific management measures; soil conservation; the silvicultural system; tree stocking requirements; and mapping requirements. Appendices include a silviculture prescription template form
Soil conservation guidebook by British Columbia( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides direction on how to prepare operational plans and prescriptions that require specification of limits for various types of soil disturbance during forestry operations
Proceedings of the Cedar Symposium : growing western redcedar and yellow-cypress on the Queen Charlotte Islands/Haida Gwaii by Cedar Symposium( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains papers presented at a symposium conceived as a forum for further discussion about the variety of interrelated issues (economic, ecological, and cultural) associated with the management of cedar and cypress on the Queen Charlotte Islands. Topics covered include the history of cedars in North America, cedar silvics, growth performance, cedars in Native culture, forest conservation, impacts of introduced species, deer management, forest regeneration, and planting cedar
Ecosystem classification and interpretation of the sub-boreal spruce zone, Prince Rupert Forest Region, British Columbia by Jim Pojar( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This guide briefly outlines the principles and methods of the classification system, stressing the two primary areas of emphasis within the classification, the biogeoclimatic (zones, subzones) and the ecosystematic (ecosystem association and their phases and variations). It summarizes the environmental characteristics of the Sub-Boreal Spruce Biogeoclimatic Zone (SBS) and three of its subzones, the SBSa or "pine - spruce" subzone, the SBSd or "spruce" subzone, and the SBSe or "subalpine fir" subzone. The classification of the SBSd and e at the ecosystematic level is then presented in detail."
Describing ecosystems in the field by H. A Luttmerding( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual to standardise approaches and definitions for ecological data collection. The manual is designed for use with the site, soil, humus form, vegetation, mensuration and wildlife field description forms shown in each chapter. General information on survey planning, plot selection, classification concepts and how to fill out the data forms is also given
Establishment to free growing guidebook, Cariboo Forest Region by British Columbia( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the legal requirements for establishment and maintenance of a free growing stand in the Caribbo Forest Region
Research note - Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests( )

in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Generic forest health surveys guidebook( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guidebook is intended to assist field practitioners in determining forest health issues and the incidence of forest health factors in high-hazard forest ecosystems. The first section describes the attributes of hazard & risk rating and briefly outlines some available hazard & risk rating systems. Section two covers forest development plan-level surveys, and includes procedures for landscape-level forest health factor surveys. Topics covered include aerial overview surveys, classification of damage, map processing, survey for pest incidence, and windthrow risk evaluation. The final section reviews stand-level surveys. Appendices include a glossary, example inventory data & field data forms, and a table of damage agents & associated pest severity ratings
Establishment to free growing guidebook, Kamloops Forest Region by British Columbia( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the legal requirements for establishment and maintenance of a free growing stand in the Kamloops Forest Region
Field guide to pests of managed forests in British Columbia by Kelly E Finck( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gully assessment procedure guidebook( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forest Practices Code guidebooks help forest resource managers plan, prescribe and implement sound forest practices that comply with the Forest Practices Code. This guidebook gives framework for site prescriptions in coastal watersheds, directing field staff to the most critical factors to consider when evaluating gullies for silvicultural prescriptions or post harvest rehabilitation
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBritish Columbia. Department of Forests

controlled identityBritish Columbia. Ministry of Forests and Lands

controlled identityBritish Columbia. Ministry of Forests and Range

B.C. Ministry of Forests

BC Forest Service

BC Forests

BC Ministry of Forests

British Columbia Forest Service (1979- )

British Columbia Forests, Ministry of

British Columbia Minister of Forests

British Columbia Ministère des forêts

Ministry of Forests

Ministry of Forests British Columbia

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English (197)