An Environmental History of the North American Forest

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Examines the human relationship to the forest environment from pre-contact Aboriginal resource management to current environmental conflicts. Topics include the social and ecological impact of settlement and industry, the conservation movement, the relationship of science and technology to the regulatory process and labour and leisure.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 428A, HIST 359 (if taken in the same topic).

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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