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1995c. A Vision and Its Context: Global Context of Forest Practices in Clayquot Sound. Report 4 of 5. : Cortex Consultants. Tennant, Paul. 1990. Aboriginal Peoples and Politics: The Indian Land Question in British Columbia, 1849–1989. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. Tollefson, Chris, ed. 1998. The Wealth of the Forests: Markets, Regulation, and Sustainable Forestry. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. Wilson, R. Jeremy. 1998. Talk and Log: Wilderness Politics in British Columbia.

Pdf for information on the growth of tourism in the region. net/~pacrimtourist/). bcstats. pdf indicates that tourism is catching up to forestry, in terms of its contribution to the BC economy. 16. The province generally has jurisdiction over lands and forests, whereas the federal government controls coastal fisheries. “Indians and Indian Lands” are under federal jurisdiction, but most of the land that could be used to settle outstanding native claims belongs to the province; therefore, as a practical matter, the province is involved in aboriginal affairs.

Vancouver: David Suzuki Foundation and Ecotrust Canada. McFarlane, Peter. 1993. Brotherhood to Nationhood: George Manuel and the Making of the Modern Indian Movement. Toronto: Between the Lines. M’Gonigle, R. Michael, and Ben Parfitt. 1994. Forestopia: A Practical Guide to a New Forest Economy. : Harbour Press. Scientific Panel for Sustainable Forestry Practices in Clayoquot Sound. 1994a. Report of the Scientific Panel for Sustainable Forest Practices in Clayoquot Sound. Report 1 of 5. : Cortex Consultants.

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