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3 edition of Public views about B.C. parks found in the catalog.

Public views about B.C. parks

Public views about B.C. parks

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Published by BC Parks in [Victoria] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parks -- British Columbia -- Public opinion,
  • Parks -- British Columbia -- Management -- Public opinion,
  • Public opinion -- British Columbia

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    ContributionsBC Parks.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14468142M
    ISBN 100772627975
    LC Control Number96960039
    OCLC/WorldCa35943246

      Charitable organizations • American Red Cross, , HELP NOW (). Mail a check: American Red Cross, PO Box , Boone, IA Many of America's most scenic and historic places have been set aside for the use of the public as national parks. "National Parks are spacious land areas essentially in their primeval condition and so outstandingly superior in beauty to average examples of their several types as to demand preservation intact and in their entirety for the enjoyment, education and inspiration of all the.

      Public lands comprise nearly one-third of the land in the United States. These vast, incredible spaces include national parks, grasslands, wilderness areas, and protected forests. And already, they are seeing the impacts of the climate crisis, from longer and more intense wildfire seasons to decreased snowpack and early runoff and so much more. THE NATIONAL PARKS: AMERICA'S BEST IDEA is a six-episode series on the history of the national parks, directed by Ken Burns and written and co-produced by Dayton Duncan.

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