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  • Volume and Type of Standing Wood by Provincial Forest District

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the volume and type of standing wood by provincial forest districts. Wood type is broken down by hardwood and softwood. Included is a graph that shows the number of cubic feet of various tree species per province...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Limits of Forest Trees

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the northern limits of approximately 40 different tree species in Canada, including an extension into the Northern U.S. Using green lines the map displays the northern limits of the principal trees found within the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forests

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the extent of forested regions, using tints of green, in Canada circa 1906. These regions include the Southern forest, Northern forest, and the Cordilleran forest. The map presents general portions of forested...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forests

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada, is a map that shows the extent of forested regions, using various colouring, in Canada. These regions include the Southern forest, Northern forest, and the Cordilleran forest. The map presents general portions of forested areas...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Limits of Forest Trees

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada, is a map that shows the northern limits of approximately 40 different tree species in Canada, including an extension into the Northern U.S. Red, green and blue lines delineate the limits of the trees and forests. The map also...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forest Inventory Maps

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the portions of land in four condensed maps which illustrate the kind of forest maps that were being prepared from air photographs with a minimum of groundwork by the Forestry Branch of the Department of Northern...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Sawmills

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the location of larger sawmills for Canada (with 1: 2 000 000 inset for Vancouver); sawmills classed by size, wood type, and ownership by major forest product companies Charts show Canadian lumber...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Ranges of Principal Commercial Trees

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows 20 condensed maps of tree species native to Canada. There are 171 different species, but many of these are of little or no commercial importance in addition to, in many cases, having a very restricted range. The...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Sawmills

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows condensed maps of distributed sawmills in Canada, circa 1951. There are two main maps, one displaying the Western provinces of Canada, and the other southern Ontario, and Eastern provinces. In the Western...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Pulp and Paper Mills

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the location of pulp mills, paper mills, and mills that produce both pulp and paper. Mills are represented by proportional disc symbols which indicate the 1951 annual mill capacity. The maps are accompanied by...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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