Parks Canada History

Copyright, Randall D. Payne
Elk Island National Park, Alberta

History of Parks Canada Agency / Histoire de l'Agence Parcs Canada

Founded on May 19, 1911, the Parks Canada Agency has gone by numerous names during its 100+ year history:


1885-1908Dominion Lands Branch
1908-1911Forestry and Irrigation Branch

1911-1921Dominion Parks BranchJ.B. Harkin, Commissioner (9/1911-3/1921)
1921-1926Canadian National Parks BranchJ.B. Harkin, Commissioner (4/1921-3/1926)
1926-1936National Parks BranchJ.B. Harkin, Commissioner (4/1926-11/1936)
1936-1947National Parks BureauFrank H.H. Williamson, Controller (12/1936-9/1941)
James Smart (9/1941-10/1947)

     under Lands, Parks and Forests Branch (1936-1947)     R.A. Gibson, Director (12/1936-10/1947)
1947-1950National Parks ServiceJames Smart, Controller (11/1947-1/1950)

     under Lands and Development Services Branch (1947-1950)     R.A. Gibson, Director (11/1947-1/1950)
1950National and Historic Sites DivisionJames Smart, Chief (1/1950-11/1950)

     under Development Services Branch (1/1950-11/1950)     R.A. Gibson, Director (1/1950-11/1950)
1950-1965National Parks BranchJames Smart, Director (12/1950-2/1953)
James A. Hutchison, Director (3/1953-7/1957)
J.K.B. Coleman, Director (8/1957-4/1965)
1965-1966National and Historic Resources BranchJ.K.B. Coleman, Director (5/1965-7/1966)
1966-1973National and Historic Parks BranchJ.K.B. Coleman, Director (8/1966-4/1968)
John I. Nicol, Acting Director (5/1968-12/1968)
John I. Nicol, Director (1/1969-4/1973)
1973-1984Parks Canada ProgramJohn I. Nicol, Director-General (1973-1978)
Al Davidson, Director-General (1978-1984)
1984-1998Canadian Parks Service BranchAl Davidson (1984-1985)
J. D. Collinson (1985-1990)
Aimée Lefèbvre-Anglin (1990-1993)
Tom Lee (1993-1998)
1998-present     Parks Canada AgencyTom Lee, CEO (1998-2002)
Alan Latourelle, CEO (2002-2015)
Daniel Watson, CEO (2015-)


Below are links to electronic documents which the Parks Canada Agency (and its predecessors) have produced over the years, or by others who have written about the history of Parks Canada.




Articles (various topics)

Achieving a better understanding of outdoor recreation conflict and its management in Canada's national parks (University of Alberta Libraries, 2012)

A Selected Western Canada Historical Resources Bibliography to 1985 (Frits Pannekoek, excerpt from Prairie Forum, Fall 1990, 1990)

Assessing Visitors' Satisfaction at Parks Canada Sites (Maria Banyai, University of Waterloo, 2012)

Assessment Strategies for Canada's Historic Sites (Linda Dicaire Fardin, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 16 No. 4 1993)

Banff Is ... Hell? The Struggle of Being Canada’s First, Most Famous, and Most Visited National Park (Alan MacEachern, excerpt from Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, Environment & Society Portal, Arcadia, no. 10, Summer 2016)

Big Country, Big Issues: Canada's Environment, Culture, and History (Nadine Klopfer and Christof Mauch, eds., Rachel Carson Center Perspectives, No. 4, 2011)
     A Little Essay on Big: Towards a History of Canada’s Size (Alan MacEachern)
     Learning to Drive the Yukon River: Western Cartography and Athapaskan Story Maps (David Neufeld)
     Montreal and Its Waters: An Entangled History (Michèle Dagenais)
     Nutritional Science, Health, and Changing Northern Environments (Liza Piper)
     A Lake of Opportunity: Rethinking Phosphorus Pollution and Resource Scarcity (Andrea E. Ulrich)
     Pragmatism and Poetry: National Parks and the Story of Canada (Claire Elizabeth Campbell)

Buffalo National Park and the Second Demise of the Plains Bison in Canada, 1909-1940 (Jennifer Lynn Brower, University of Alberta, Fall 2004)

Camping Equipment Trends in the National Parks of Canada—A Study (Gordon D. Taylor, excerpt from TRENDS in Parks & Recreation, Vol. 2 No. 1, January 1965)

Canada's National Parks: What Are They Worth to Canadians and Why? (©William Joseph Wistowsky, University of Guelph, 2008)

Canada's National Parks Policy: From Bureaucrats to Collaborative Managers (C. Lloyd Brown-John, Canadian Political Science Association, 2006)

Canadian Historic Sites and Plaques: Heroines, Trailblazers, The Famous Five (Dianne Dodd, excerpt from CRM: The Journal of Heritage Stewardship, Vol. 6 No. 2 Summer 2009)

Canadian/US Cultural Resources: Broadening Horizons (Jerry L. Rogers, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 17 No. 3 1994)

Can markets save Canada's national parks (Sylvia LeRoy and Kenneth Green, Fraser Institute, c2005)

Conservation and Man's Environment (Ian McTaggart Cowan, excerpt from TRENDS in Parks & Recreation, Vol. 3 No. 2, April 1966)

Cultural History in National Parks: The Case of Broom Point, Newfoundland (James E. Candow, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 15 No. 2 1992)

Cultural Tourism: Gold Mine or Land Mine? (Christina Cameron, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 17 No. 3 1994)

Defining Spirit of Place for Canada’s National Historic Sites (Meryl Oliver, from 16th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: 'Finding the spirit of place - between the tangible and the intangible', 29 Sept – 4 Oct 2008, Quebec, Canada, 2008)

Demand for Recreation — An Essential Tool for Resource Planning (Gordon D. Taylor, excerpt from TRENDS in Parks & Recreation, Vol. 6 No. 4, October 1969)

Ethics in the Practice of Public History with First Nation Communities (David Neufeld, excerpt from The Public Historian, Vol. 28, No. 1, Winter 2006)

Evaluation of Parks Canada's National Park and National Historic Sites Symbols — Phase 1 Draft Report (Ipsos-Reid Corporation, May 13, 2004)

Evaluation of Parks Canada's National Park and National Historic Sites Symbols — Phase 2 Draft Report (Ipsos-Reid Corporation, May 13, 2004)

Evaluation of Parks Canada’s National Park Establishment and Expansion Sub-Program Final Report –June 10, 2014 / Évaluation du sous-programme de création et d'agrandissement de parcs nationaux de Parcs Canada rapport final - 10 juin 2014 (Parks Canada, June 10, 2014)

Evoking the Past or Provoking the Gods? Some Observations on Period Reconstructions (Gordon Bennett, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 15 No. 5 1992)

Federal Spaces, Local Conflicts: National Parks and the Exclusionary Politics of the Conservation Movement in Ontario, 1900-1935 (John Sandlos, excerpt from Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, vol. 16, no. 1, 2005)

Global Expectations, Local Pressures: Some Dilemmas of a World Heritage Site (Claire Campbell, extract from the Journal of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol. 11, 2008, digital edition courtesy of ©The Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, all rights reserved)

Great Events in Canadian Women's History: Celebrations and Commemorations (Luce Vermette, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 21 No. 11 1998)

Heritage Conservation: Canada's National Historic Sites / Conservation du patrimoine, les lieux historiques nationaux du Canada (Marie-Claude Langlois, Library of Parliament/Bibliothèque du Parlement, February 18, 2014)

Heritage vs. History in the Commemoration of War in Cape Breton Highlands National Park (David Campbell, Jonathan Roberts, Corey Slumkoski and Martha Walls, ActiveHistory.ca, July 7, 2015)

Indigenous peoples and protected heritage areas: acknowledging cultural pluralism (David Neufeld, excerpt from Transforming Parks and Protected Areas, 2008)

Linking information and decision making in Canadian national parks (Kim Margaret Karen Lemky, University of Waterloo, 2001)

Losing ground: time to embrace the true value of parks — State of Canada's Parks 2014 Report (CPAWS, 2014)

Lost in Shipping: Canadian National Parks and the International Donation of Wildlife (Alan MacEachern, from Method and Meaning in Canadian Environmental History, 2009)

My Life is in Ruins: The Limitations of Stabilization as a Presentation Technique (Bruce W. Fry, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 15 No. 8 1992)

On Fertile Ground: Locating Historic Sites in the Landscapes of Fundy and the Foothills (Claire Campbell, excerpt from Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, vol. 17, no, 1, 2006)

Parks Canada and the 1885 Rebellion/Uprising/Resistance (Alan McCullough, excerpt from Prairie Forum Vol. 27, No. 2, Fall 2002)

Parks Canada and the Commemoration of the North: History and Heritage (David Neufeld, excerpt from Northern Visions: New Perspectives on the North in Canadian History, 2001)

Parks Canada's Architectural Styles Series (Natalie Luckyj, excerpt from Urban History Review/Revue d'histoire urbaine, Vol. XIV, No. 1, June/juin 1985)

Parks Canada, the Commemoration of Canada, and Northern Aboriginal Oral History (David Neufeld, excerpt from Oral History and Public Memories, 2008)

Parks Canada History: Archeology and Aboriginal Partners (excerpt from CRM, Vol. 20 No. 4 1997)

Raising the Dead: Reconstruction Within the Canadian Parks Service (Shannon Ricketts, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 15 No. 5 1992)

Recent Landmarks in Vancouver: The Post-1940s Inventory (Robert G. Lemon and Marco D'Agostini, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 16 No. 6 1993)

Recent museum approaches and the visitor experience in the context of Parks Canada National Historic Sites renewal in the province of Québec : portrait of a museum sampling in North America, Europe and Australia : summary (Katy Tari, Parks Canada, 2009)

Research in Non-Urban Recreation (Gordon D. Taylor, excerpt from TRENDS in Parks & Recreation, Vol. 2 No. 3, July 1965)

The Commemoration of Northern Aboriginal Peoples by the Canadian Government (David Neufeld, excerpt from George Wright Forum, Vol. 19 No. 3, 2002)

The Cultural Politics of Ecological Integrity: Nature and Nation in Canada’s National Parks 1885-2000 (Catriona Mortimer-Sandilands, excerpt from International Journal of Canadian Studies / Revue internationale d’études canadiennes, no. 39-40, 2009)

The Mouse That Roared: Rediscovering Partnerships for New National Historic Sites (G. Brian Woolsey, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 17 No. 8 1994)

The Parks Canada Agency: Meeting the Needs and Expectations of Canadians (articles from The George Wright Forum, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2010)

     Parks Canada: Building on Our Strengths to Achieve New Heights (Alan Latourelle)

     Filling in the Gaps: Establishing New National Parks (Kevin McNamee)

     Ecological Integrity and Canada’s National Parks (Stephen Woodley)

     Parks Canada’s National Historic Sites: Past, Present, and Future (Larry Ostola)

     National Marine Conservation Areas—Extending Parks Canada’s Reach into Canada’s Oceans and Great Lakes (Doug Yurick)

     Setting the Stage for Visitor Experiences in Canada’s National Heritage Places (Ed Jager and Annique Sanche)

     Mobilizing Support for Canada’s National Treasures (Daniel Rosset)

     Canada’s Northern National Parks: Unfragmented Landscapes, Unforgettable Experiences, Wilderness, and Spiritual Homeland (David Murray)

     Parks Canada Science: Providing Knowledge for Better Service to Canadians (John Waithaka)

     Two Paths One Direction: Parks Canada and Aboriginal Peoples Working Together (Steve Langdon, Rob Prosper, Nathalie Gagnon)

The Declining Role of The Earth Sciences in the Planning, Management and Interpretation of Canada's National Parks: Identification, Documentation, Possible Causes, and Means of Reversal (John Michael Campbell, University of Waterloo, 1996)

The Role of Ecology in the National Parks (Ian McTaggart Cowan, excerpt from TRENDS in Parks & Recreation, Vol. 6 No. 4, October 1969)

The Second Century Club's Second Life (Alan MacEachern, NiCHE, 17-Jun-2015)

Toward a New Past: Interpretation of Native History within Parks Canada (A.J.B. Johnston, excerpt from CRM, Vol. 17 No. 9 1994)

Trail bicycling: a study of recreation conflict in national parks (Robert Zonneveld, University of Alberta Libraries, 1993)

Voices Crying in the Wilderness: Recent Works in Canadian Environmental History (Alan MacEachern, excerpt from Acadiensis, Vol. XXXI, No. 2, Spring/Printemps 2002)

Where Whitemen Come to Play (Nicholas Lawson, excerpt from Cultural Survival Quarterly, Vol. 9, No. 1, Parks and People, Spring, 1985)

Wildlife Management in National Parks, Past and Future (J. Masyk, PNAMCW 11:264-274, 1975)

Workshop in Historic Structures: CPS/PWC/NPS - Waterton/Glacier International Peace Park, June 15-18, 1992 (CRM, Vol. 15 No. 6 1992)

Writing the History of Canadian Parks: Past, Present, and Future (Alan MacEachern, paper presented at the 2008 Canadian Parks for Tomorrow: 40th Anniversary Conference)


Guidebooks / Vintage Publications

The Prince of Playgrounds (PDF) (HTML) (Department of the Interior, 1909)

Just A Sprig of Mountain Heather (Department of the Interior, 1914)

Canada: A Playground for the Empire (Department of the Interior, undated)

Canada's National Parks (excerpt from Handbook of Canada, University of Toronto Press, 1924)

The National Parks of Canada (c1930s, 1938, c1940s, 1951, c1959)

Les Parcs et Les Lieux Historiques et Nationaux au Canada (Parcs Canada, 1950)

Canada's Historic Heritage: National Historic Parks and Sites in Canada / L'Héritage historique du Canada (Parks Canada, 1952)

For Future Generations: The National Parks of Canada (Parks Canada, 1969)

Byways and special places / Lieux et parcours privilégiés (Parks Canada, c1972)

Navigation Canals: Rideau-Trent-Québec-St. Peters / Canaux de navigation: Rideau-Trent-Québec-St. Peters (Parks Canada, 1977)

National Historic Sites: Ontario Region / Lieux Historiques Nationaux: Région de l'Ontario (Parks Canada, 1980)

Atlantique: Parcs nationaux et parcs historiques nationaux des provinces atlantiques (Parcs Canada, 1981)

Historic: Guide to Canada's National Historic Parks / Historique: Guide des parcs historiques nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 1982)

Heritage Canals / Les canaux historiques (Parks Canada, 1982)

World Heritage / Le patrimoine mondial (Parks Canada, 1983)


History of Parks Canada

A Brief History of Canada's National Parks (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1987)

A History of Canada's National Parks (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1976-1981)

     Volume I (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1976)

     Volume II (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1977)

     Volume III (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1979)

     Volume IV (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1981)

Petite histoire des parcs nationaux du Canada (PDF) (HTML) (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1987)

Histoire des parcs nationaux du Canada (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1977-1983)

     Volume I (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1977)

     Volume II (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1977)

     Volume III (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1979)

     Volume IV (W.F. Lothian, Parks Canada, 1983)


A Century of Parks Canada, 1911-2011 (Claire Campbell, ed., University of Calgary Press, 2011)

A Quick Snapshot of Parks Canada / Un aperçu de l'Agence Parcs Canada (Parks Canada)

Biography of Canadian Parks Service / Recherche de fonds d'archives (Library and Archives Canada)

Canada's World Heritage Sites / Sites Canadiens du Patrimoine Mondial

Canadian National Parks (J.B. Harkin, Washington: Government Printing Office, 1917)

Come Celebrate with Parks Canada! / Soyez de la fête avec Parcs Canada! (Parks Canada, 2011)

Creating Canada's National Parks (Canada's Historic Places)

Guardians of the Wild (M.B. Williams, London: Thomas Nelson, 1936)

Heritage conservation : Canada's national historic sites / Conservation du patrimoine : les lieux historiques nationaux du Canada (Marie-Claude Langlois, Library of Parliament, 2014)

How our national parks evolved (Canadian Geographic, April 2011)

In Search of Eastern Beauty: Creating National Parks in Atlantic Canada, 1935-1970 (Alan Andrew MacEachern, Queen's University, September 1997)

Leaders of Parks Canada / Dirigeants de Parcs Canada (Parks Canada, 2011)

MB (Mabel Williams): Living and Writing the Early Years of Parks Canada

National Marine Conservation Areas / Aires marines nationales de conservation (Parks Canada, 2011)

National Parks Centennial: An Overview / Un aperçu du Centenaire du parcs nationaux (Parks Canada, 1985)

National Parks Project (2011)

Parks Canada 1911-2011, 100 Years - Our Story / Notre histoire (Parks Canada, 2011)

Rustic Building Programs in Canada's National Parks, 1887-1950 (Edward Mills, Parks Canada, 1994)

Parks Canada Centennial / Parcs Canada Centenaire (Parks Canada, archived content on Internet Archive)

The National Historic Parks and Sites of Canada Reference Paper 130 (External Affairs Canada, rev. December 1976)

The Origin and Meaning of the National Parks of Canada (J.B. Harkin, National Parks Branch, 1957)


Legislation

Rocky Mountains Park Act (Department of Justice, 1887)

The National Parks Act (Department of Justice, 1930)

Alberta Natural Resources Act (Department of Justice, 1930)

Historic Sites and Monuments Act / Loi sur les lieux et monuments historiques (Department of Justice, 1985)

Heritage Railway Stations Protection Act / Loi sur la protection des gares ferroviaires patrimoniales (Department of Justice, 1985)

Department of Canadian Heritage Act / Loi sur le ministère du Patrimoine canadien (Department of Justice, 1995)

Bill C-27: Canada National Parks Act (Parliament of Canada, 2000)

Canadian National Marine Conservation Areas Act / Loi sur les aires marines nationales de conservation du Canada (Department of Justice, 2002)

Species At Risk Act / Loi sur les espèces en péril (Department of Justice, 2002)

National parks legislation and the protection of Canadian biodiversity (University of Alberta Libraries, 2003)

Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act / Loi sur la protection des phares patrimoniaux (Department of Justice, 2010)

Parks Canada Agency Act / Loi sur l'Agence Parcs Canada (Department of Justice, 2015)

Canada National Parks Act / Loi sur les parcs nationaux du Canada (Department of Justice, 2015)


M.B. (Mabel Berta) Williams Guidebook Collection

Jasper National Park (M.B. Williams, Dominion Parks Branch, 1928)

Jasper National Park: A Descriptive Guide (M.B. Williams, Saskatoon: H.R. Larson Pub., 1949)

Jasper Trails (M.B. Williams, Dominion Parks Branch, 1930?)

Kootenay National Park and the Banff Windermere Highway (M.B. Williams, National Parks Branch, 1928)

Prince Albert National Park (M.B. Williams, Dominion Parks Branch, 1928)

The Banff-Jasper Highway (M.B. Williams, Saskatoon: H.R. Larson Pub., 1948, rev. 1963)

The Banff-Windermere Highway (M.B. Williams, Dominion Parks Branch, 1924)

The Kicking Horse Trail (M.B. Williams, Department of the Interior, 1930)

Through the Heart of the Rockies & Selkirks (M.B. Williams, Department of the Interior, 1921, 1924, 1929)

Waterton Lakes National Park (M.B. Williams, Dominion Parks Branch, 1927?)


Newsletters/Magazines

Conservation Canada
Vol. 3 No. 3, Autumn/automne 1977 (Parks Canada) Vol. 4 No. 2, Summer/élé 1978 (Parks Canada) Vol. 4 No. 3, Autumn/automne 1977 (Parks Canada)

Experiences: Parks Canada's Newsletter
Winter 2008 — Issue 3, Vol. 1 (January 2008) (Parks Canada)
Summer 2008 — Issue 4, Vol. 1 (August 2008) (Parks Canada)

Expériences: bulletin de Parcs Canada
L'hiver 2008 — Issue 3, Vol. 1 (January 2008) (Parks Canada)
Été 2008 — Issue 4, Vol. 1 (August 2008) (Parks Canada)

National Historic Parks News
 1: 1969? (Parks Canada)
 4: Autumn, 1970 (Parks Canada)

Parcs historiques nationaux Nouvelles
 1: 1969? (Parks Canada)
 2: Février, 1970 (Parks Canada)
 4: Automne, 1970 (Parks Canada)
 5: L'hiver, 1971 (Parks Canada)
 6: Printemps/Été, 1971 (Parks Canada)
 7: Automne, 1971 (Parks Canada)
 8: L'hiver, 1972 (Parks Canada)
 9: Le printemps/L'été, 1972 (Parks Canada)
10: L'automne, 1972 (Parks Canada)
11: L'hiver, 1973 (Parks Canada)

New Parks North: An Annual Progress Report on Natural and Cultural Heritage Initiatives in Northern Canada
No. 6, March 1997 (Parks Canada, 1997)
No. 7, March 1998 (Parks Canada, 1998)
No. 8, March 1999 (Parks Canada, 1999)
No. 9, March 2000 (Parks Canada, 2000)
No. 10, March 2001 (Parks Canada, 2001)
No. 11, March 2002 (Parks Canada, 2002)
No. 12, March 2003 (Parks Canada, 2003)
No. 13, March 2004 (Parks Canada, 2004)
No. 14, March 2005 (Parks Canada, 2005)
No. 15, March 2006 (Parks Canada, 2006)
No. 16, March 2007 (Parks Canada, 2007)
No. 20, March 2011 (Parks Canada, 2011)
No. 21, March 2012 (Parks Canada, 2012)
No. 22, March 2013 (Parks Canada, 2013)

Nouveaux parcs dans le nord: sommaire annuel des nouveaux projets de conservation du patrimoine naturel et culturel dans le Nord du Canada
N° 6, mars 1997 (Parks Canada, 1997)
N° 7, mars 1998 (Parks Canada, 1998)
N° 8, mars 1999 (Parks Canada, 1999)
N° 9, mars 2000 (Parks Canada, 2000)
N° 10, mars 2001 (Parks Canada, 2001)
N° 11, mars 2002 (Parks Canada, 2002)
N° 12, mars 2003 (Parks Canada, 2003)
N° 13, mars 2004 (Parks Canada, 2004)
N° 14, mars 2005 (Parks Canada, 2005)
N° 15, mars 2006 (Parks Canada, 2006)
N° 16, mars 2007 (Parks Canada, 2007)

The Parks Canada Review Centennial Edition / La revue Parcs Canada Édition du centenaire (Parks Canada, 2011)


Park System Maps

Atlas: Canada's National Historic Sites and National Parks / Atlas: Lieux historiques nationaux et parcs nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 1996)

National Parks in Canada (National Parks Bureau, 1938)

National Marine Conservation Areas / Aires marines nationales de conservation (Parks Canada, 2010)

National Parks / Historic Sites / Marine Conservation Areas (Parks Canada, 2011)


Policies, Regulations, and Plans

Action on the Ground

     Action on the Ground: Ecological Integrity in Canada's National Parks (Parks Canada, 2005)

     Action on the Ground II: Working with Canadians to Improve Ecological Integrity in Canada's National Parks (Parks Canada, 2008)

     Action on the Ground: Volume 3 (Parks Canada, 2013)

Agir sur le terrain

     Agir sur le terrain: l'intégrité écologique dans les parcs nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 2005)

     Agir sur le terrain II: travailler avec les Canadiens pour améliorer l'intégrité écologique des parcs nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 2008)

     Agir sur le terrain III (Parks Canada, 2013)

Climate Change and Canada's National Park System Ecosystem Science Review Report No. 19 (Parks Canada, 2000)

Code of Ethics / Code d'éthique (Parks Canada, 2005)

Commemorative Integrity Statement
Guide to the Preparation of Commemorative Integrity Statements (Parks Canada, February 2002)
Protecting Historical Heritage: The Commemorative Integrity Evaluation Program at Parks Canada's National Historic Sites (Patricia E. Kell, excerpt from The George Wright Forum, vol. 30, no. 3, 2013)
Chilkoot Trail (Parks Canada, May 1, 1996)
Dawson Historical Complex National Historic Site (Parks Canada, September 3, 1997)
Discovery Claim National Historic Site (Parks Canada, August 20, 1999)
Dredge No.4 National Historic Site (Parks Canada, August 20, 1999)
Fort York National Historic Site (Parks Canada, March, 2004
Nagwichoonjik National Historic Site (Parks Canada,January 6, 2004)
S.S. Keno National Historic Site (Parks Canada, July 7, 1997)
S.S. Klondike National Historic Site (Parks Canada, July 7, 1997)
Saoyú-Ɂehdacho National Historic Site (Parks Canada, 2000)
The Exchange District National Historic Site (Parks Canada, January 10, 2001)
Toronto Union Station National Historic Site (Parks Canada, 2002)
Tr'ochëk National Historic Site (Parks Canada, January 21, 2003)
York Factory National Historic Site (Parks Canada)

Énoncé d'intégrité commémorative
Guide de rédaction des énoncés d'intégrité commémorative (Parcs Canada, février 2002)
Lieu historique national de la Piste-Chilkoot (Parcs Canada, peut 1, 1996)
Lieu historique national S.S. Klondike (Parcs Canada, juillet 7, 1997)
Lieu historique national du Canada Saoyú-Ɂehdacho (Parcs Canada, 2000)
Lieu historique national du Canada York Factory (Parcs Canada)

Criteria, General Guidelines, Specific Guidelines for Evaluating Subjects of Potential National Historic Significance / Critères, Lignes directrices générales, Lignes directrices particulières pour l’évaluation des sujets d’importance historique nationale (Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada, Spring 2008)

Cultural Resource Management Policy / Politique sur la gestion des ressources culturelles (Parks Canada, 2013)

Exterior Signage: Standards and Guidelines (Parks Canada Identity Program) Version 1, March 2007 / Programme de l'image de marque de Parcs Canada - Signalisation extérieure (Parks Canada, 2007)

Geoindicators for monitoring Canada's national parks : a proposal Ecosystem Science Review Report No. 17 (David Welch, Parks Canada, 2002)

Guide to Management Planning / Guide de la planification de la gestion (Parks Canada, 2008)

Guidelines for Media Products (Parks Canada, 2009)

Minister's Round Table on Parks Canada 2012: Summary Report / Table ronde du ministre sur Parcs Canada 2012 — Rapport sommaire (Parks Canada, 2012)

Minister’s Round Table on Parks Canada 2014: Summary Report / Table ronde du ministre sur Parcs Canada 2014 — Rapport sommaire / Inuktitut(Parks Canada, 2014)

National Parks Historical Theme Study (R. Louis Gentilcore, Parks Canada, 1978)

National Parks Management Planning Process Manual/Manuel du processus de planification de la gestion des parcs nationaux (Canadian Parks Service, 1985/1987)

National Parks System Plan (1990, 3rd Edition—1997) / Plan de réseau des parcs nationaux (3rd Edition—1997) (Parks Canada)

National Historic Sites of Canada System Plan / Plan du réseau des lieux historiques nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 2000)

National Historic Sites Policy / Politique des Lieux Historiques Nationaux (Information Canada, 1972)

New National Park Planning

Bowen Island

Aboriginal Consultation: The Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island / Consultation des Groupes Autochtones: Évaluation de faisabilité pour la créion d'une réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, c2010)

Areas of Interest from the Revised Park Concept / Zones d'intér≖t du concept de parc révisé (Parks Canada, August 25, 2011)

Bowen Island Feasibility Assessment: Synopsis of Publication Consultations — Phase 1 / Étude de faisabilité menée à l'île Bowen: Synthèse de la première phase de consultations publiques (Parks Canada, c2010)

Economic Impact Assessment of the Potential For National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island (Lions Gate Consulting, January 28, 2011)

Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island / Évaluation de faisabilité concernant la désignation de terres de réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, c2010)

Information: A Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island Information: Évaluation de faisabilité pour la créion d'une réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, c2010)

Preliminary Findings Report for the assessment of national park reserve lands on Bowen Island / Rapport des conclusions préliminaires en vue de la création éventuelle d'une réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, August 2011)

Preliminary National Park Reserve Concept for Bowen Island / Concept préliminaire de réserve de parc national pour l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, February 26, 2011)

Revised Park Concept for the assessment of national park reserve lands on Bowen Island / Concept de parc révisé en vue de la création éventuelle d'une réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, August 25, 2011)

Revised Park Concept Overview: Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island / Aperçu de concept de parc revisé: Une évaluation de faisabilité concernant le projet de réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, August 25, 2011)

Social Impact Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island (Lion Gate Consulting, June 27, 2011)

Social Impact Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island: Executive Summary / Évaluation de l'impact social Project de création d'une reserve de parc national à l'île Bown: Sommaire (Lion Gate Consulting, June 27, 2011)

The Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island: Project Update / Évaluation de faisabilité pour la créion d'une réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen: Mise à jour du project (Parks Canada, January 2011)

Understanding the Process: A Feasibility Assessment of the Potential for National Park Reserve Lands on Bowen Island / Comprendre la processus: Une évaluation de faisabilité concernant le projet de réserve de parc national à l'île Bowen (Parks Canada, c2010)

Qausuittuq (Bathurst Island)

Economic and Strategic Value of Oil and Gas Potential Indentified in the Bathurst Area (Inukitut) / Valeur économique et stratégique du potentiel pérolier et gazier exposé dans l'erme de Bathurst (G.R. Morrell and D.R. Smith, Parks Canada, 2001)

Map: Feasibility Study Area for a National Park Proposal on Bathurst Island (Inukitut) / Carte: Aire d'étude de faisabilité pour le projet de parc national sur l'ile Bathurst (Parks Canada, November 1, 2011)

Map: Proposed Bathurst Island National Park Boundary (Inukitut) / Carte: Projet de parc national sur l'île Bathurst Limites proposées (Parks Canada, October 27, 2011)

Map: Proposed Bathurst Island National Park Land Withdrawl (Inukitut) / Carte: Projet de parc national sur l'île Bathurst Terres déclarées inaliénables (Parks Canada, October 27, 2011)

Mineral and Energy Resource Assessment of Bathurst Island Area, Nunavut: Figure 1, 3, 4, 13, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21, 22 Geological Survey of Canada Open File 3714 (C.D. Anglin and J.C. Harrison, eds., Natural Resources Canada, April 21, 1999)

North Bathurst Island Archaeological Project: Final Report (Inukitut) / Projet archéologique du nord de l'île Bathurst: Rapport final (Robert McGhee, Parks Canada, January 31, 1997)

Peary Caribou — A Case for a National Park on Northern Bathurst Island (Inukitut) / Caribou de Peary — projet de parc national dans le Nord de l'île Bathurst (Frank L. Miller, Parks Canada, April 25, 2001)

Qausuittuq National Park: Update on the national park proposal on Bathurst Island (Inukitut) / Parc National Qausuittuq Le point sur le projet de parc national sur l'île Bathurst (Parks Canada, November 2012)

Summary of a Recent Study of Microsatellite Variation In the Muskox Ovibos moschatus and Notes on Importance of Bathurst Island to Peary Caribou Rangifer tarandus pearyi and Muskox Persistence In the High Arctic (Inukitut) / Résume d'une récente étude sur la variation des microsatellites chez la population de boeuf musquéa (Ovibos moschatus) et notes sur l'importance de l'île Bathurst pour la préservation du caribou de Peary (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) et du bœuf musqué dans le Haut-Arctique (Peter J. van Coeverden de Groot, Parks Canada, December 2001)

Travelling to Bathurst Island: Interviews from Resolute Bay (Inukitut) / Voyages à l'île Bathurst: entrevues réalisées à Resolute Bay (Rhoda Arreak, ed., Parks Canada, 1997)

Update on our work to create a new national park on northern Bathurst Island (Inukitut) / Le point sur nos efforts en vue de la création d'un nouveau parc national dans le Nord de l'île Bathurst (Parks Canada, September 2010)

Mineral and Energy Resource Assessment of Bathurst Island Area, Nunavut Geological Survey of Canada Open File 3714 (C.D. Anglin and J.C. Harrison, eds., Natural Resources Canada, April 21, 1999)

South Okanagan

Feasibility Assessment: South Okanagan-Lower Similkameen Proposed National Park Reserve (Overview of Findings and Outcomes) (Parks Canada, 2011)

Protected Areas Framework for British Columbia's South Okanagan: Intentions Paper (British Columbia Parks, August 2015)

Protected Areas Framework for British Columbia's South Okanagan: Intentions Paper, Consultation Summary (British Columbia Parks, August 2015)

Southern Strait of Georgia

Project Update, Proposed National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, Southern Strait of Georgia / Mise à jour du projet: Projet de réserve d'aire marine nationale de conservation Détroit de Georgia Sud (Parks Canada, Spring 2012)

Southern Strait of Georgia National Marine Conservation Area Reserve Boundary Concept (Parks Canada, January 2011)

Thaidene Nëné

Background: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Contexte: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Boundary Considerations: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Facteurs considérées pour les limites: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Migratory tundra caribou seasonal and annual distributioni relative to Thaidene Nene, a national park reserve proposal in the East Arm of Great Slave Lake and Artillery Lake area, Northwest Territories / R&eaute;partition saisonnière et annuelle du caribou migrateur de la toundra par rapport à Thaidene Nene, un projet de réserve de parc national dans la région du bras Est du Grand lac des Esclaves et du lac Artillery, dans les Territoires du Nord-Ouest (Anne Gunn, Kim G. Poole and J. Wierzchowski, Parks Canada, January 2011)

Ecological Values Summary: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Valeurs Écologiques: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Frequently Asked Questions: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Foire aux questions: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Landscape Values Summary: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Résumé: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Map: Proposed Thaidene Nëné National Park Reserve Boundary for Consultation / Carte: Limite proposée consultation du project de réserve de parc national Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, July 2015)

Mineral and energy resource assessment of the proposed Thaidene Nene National Park Reserve in the area of the East Arm of Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories (Maps: Bedrock Geology, Surfcial Geology) (D.F. Wright, E.J. Ambrose, D. Lemkow and G.F. Bonham-Carter, Department of Natural Resources Canada, 2013, ©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, all rights reserved)

Proposed Thaidene Nëné National Park Reserve MERA study / Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné L'étude ERME (Department of Natural Resources Canada, 2013, ©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, all rights reserved)

Parks Canada and Lutsël K'e Dene First Nation Negotiations / Négociations entre Parcs Canada et la Première Nation des Dénés de Lutsël K'e (Parks Canada, undated)

Overview: Thaidene Nëné Proposed National Park Reserve / Aperçu: Projet de Réserve de Parc National Thaidene Nëné (Parks Canada, undated)

Preliminary Area of Interest for a National Park in the East Arm of Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories: Executive Summary / Zone d'intérêt préliminaire en vue de la création d'un parc national dans la région du bras Est du Grand lac des Esclaves, Territoires du Nort-Ouest (Claude Mondor, Parks Canada, March 2006)

Parks Canada Agency Corporate Plan
2012-2013/2016-2017, 2011-2012/2015-2016, 2010-2011/2014-2015, 2009/2010-2013/2014, 2008/2009-2012/2013, 2007/2008-2011/2012, 2006/2007-2010/2011, 2005/2006-2009/2010, 2004/2005-2008/2009 (Parks Canada)

Agence Parcs Canada, plan d'entreprise
2012-2013 à 2016-2017, 2011-2012 à 2015-2016, 2010-2011 à 2014-2015, 2009-2010 à 2013-2014, 2008-2009 à 2012-2013, 2007-2008 à 2011-2012, 2006-2007 à 2010-2011, 2005-2006 à 2009-2010, 2004-2005 à 2008-2009 (Parks Canada)

Parks Canada Policy (Parks Canada, 1979)

Parks Canada Guiding Principles and Operational Policies / Parcs Canada Principes directeurs et politiques de gestion (Parks Canada, 1994)

Principles and Guidelines for Ecological Restoration in Canada's Protected Natural Areas / Principes et lignes directrices pour la restauration écologique dans les aires naturelles protégées du Canada (Parks Canada, c2008)

Promising Pathways: Strengthening engagement and relationships with Aboriginal peoples in Parks Canada heritage places — a resource guide / Des parcours à découvrir: Un guide pour l’engagement et l’établissement de relations avec les peuples autochtones pour la gestion des aires patrimoniales de Parcs Canada — guide de ressources (Parks Canada, 2025)

Regulations Respecting Buildings in Dominion Parks (Rodolphe Boudreau, Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1914)

Report of the Panel on the Ecological Integrity of Canada's National Parks

     "Unimpaired for Future Generations?" — Volume I: A Call to Action Ottawa: Minister of Public Works and Government Services, 2000)

     "Unimpaired for Future Generations?" — Volume II: Setting a New Direction for Canada's National Parks Ottawa: Minister of Public Works and Government Services, 2000)

     First Priority: Progress Report on Implementation of the Recommendations of the Panel on the Ecological Integrity of Canada's National Parks (HTML edition) (Parks Canada, 2001)

Rapport de la commission sur l'intégrité écologique des parcs nationaux du Canada

     « Intacts pour les générations futures »? Volume I: le temps d'agir Ottawa: Ministre des Travaux publics et Services gouvernementaux Canada, 2000)

     « Intacts pour les générations futures »? Volume II: Une nouvelle orientation pour les parcs nationaux du Canada Ottawa: Ministre des Travaux publics et Services gouvernementaux Canada, 2000)

     Première priorité: rapport d'étape sur la mise en oeuvre des recommandations de la Commission sur l'intégrité écologique des parcs nationaux de Canada (Version HTML) (Parks Canada, 2001)

Parks Canada Agency, Report on Plans and Priorities: 2016-2017,2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2013-2014, 2012-2013, 2011-2012 (Parks Canada)

Rapport sur les plans et les priorités de l'Agence Parcs Canada: 2016-2017, 2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2013-2014, 2012-2013, 2011-2012 (Parks Canada)

Sea to Sea to Sea: Canada's National Marine Conservation Areas System Plan (Parks Canada, 1995)

Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada Normes et lignes directrices pour la conservation des lieux patrimoniaux au Canada (2nd edition, Parks Canada, 2010)

Words to Action / De la parole aux actes (Parks Canada, July 2008)

Working Together: Our Stories Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Aboriginal Engagement / Travailler ensemble : nos histoires Meilleures pratiques et leçons retenues en engagement autochtone (Nathalie Gagnon, ed., Parks Canada, 2011)


Publications

A Gift to the Earth: Parks Canada, Proud Recipient of the WWF International Award / Un Don à la Terre: Parc Canada, fier récipiendaire du prix décerné par le WWF International (Parks Canada, 2011)

An Evaluation of The Mountain Guide, Parks Canada (The Praxis Group, February 2006)

Architecture of the Picturesque in Canada / L'architecture pittoresque au Canada (Janet Wright, Parks Canada, 1984)

Economic Impacts of Parks Canada / Retombées économiques de Parcs Canada (The Outspan Group, December 2001)

Bibliography: Manuscript Report Series Nos. 1-430 — Unedited Manuscripts of the Parks Canada Research Divisions (Parks Canada, 1981)

Bibliographe: Travaux inédits nos 1-430 Manuscrits inédits des Divisions de recherches de Parcs Canada (Parks Canada, 1981)

Building Resilience: Practical Guidelines for the Retrofit and Rehabilitation of Buildings in Canada / Accroître la résilience : Lignes directrices pratiques pour la réhabilitation durable de bâtiments au Canada (Federal Provincial Territorial Ministers of Culture and Heritage in Canada, 2016)

Canada's Game Fields (Parks Canada, 1934)

Directory: National Parks, National Historic Sites and Historic Canals across Canada (Parks Canada, 1995)

Encounters in the Wild / Rencontres en nature (Parks Canada, 2008)

From Impacts to Adaptation: Canada in a Changing Climate 2007 / Vivre avec les changements climatiques au Canada: édition 2007 (Donald S. Lemmen, Fiona J. Warren, Jacinthe Lacroix and Elizabeth Bush, eds., Natural Resources Canada, ©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, 2008)

Heritage for tomorrow: proceedings of the Canadian Assembly on National Parks and Protected Areas. Canadian Assembly Project: v. 1. Overview and assembly proceedings; v. 2. The caucus reports. v. 3. Caucus supplementary reports; v. 4. Caucus supplementary reports : Quebec; v. 5. Contributed documents (R.C. Scace and J.G. Nelson, eds., Ottawa: Supply and Services Canada, 1986)

Historical Vignettes (Parks Canada, undated)
     Canadian Authors / La littéature canadienne
     Coming to Canada / L'Immigration au Canada
     La Francophonie: French Settlement / La francophonie: le peuplement français
     Making Homes and Making a Mark / Fonder un foyer, s'enraciner
     School Days / Le Chemin de l'école
     Scientists & Inventors / Scientifiques et Inventeurs
     Votes For Women / Les Femmes et le droit de vote

Human Resources in Canada's Built Heritage Sector: Mapping the Work Force and Setting Strategic Priorities / Les ressources humaines dans le secteur du patrimoine bâti au Canada : Portrait de la population active et priorités stratégiques (©Cultural Human Resources Council, 2006)

International Air Issues Workshop Waterton Lakes National Park, June 5-8, 1995 (National Park Service/Parks Canada, May 1996)

Interpreting Canada's Environment: A Review Of Parks Canada And Canadian Wildlife Service Interpretation Programs (A.G. Loughrey, Parks Canada, 1983)

Lighting devices in the national reference collection, Parks Canada / Appareils d'éclairage : Collection de référence nationale, Parcs Canada (Eileen I. Woodhead, Catherine Sullivan and Gérad Gusset, Parks Canada, 1984)

List of Designations of National Historic Significance / Répertoire des désignations d'importance historique nationale (Parks Canada, March 2004)

National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada (selected documents)Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society)

     Park News: The Journal of the National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada (selected issues, 1982-1984)

     The Park Buffalo: Being an Account of the Role of Canada's National Parks in the Preservation of the North American Bison (Shelagh C. Ogilvie, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1979)

     Kluane National Park: a perspective from the National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada (John B. Theberge, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1973)

     Man's Impact on Point Pelee National Park (J.G. Battin and J.G. Nelson, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1978)

     National Parks and New Initiatives in British Columbia (Shelagh Stiven and Bruce Downie, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1985)

     Snow War: An illustrated history of Roger's Pass, Glacier National Park, B.C. (John G. Woods, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1983, 2nd ed. 1985)

     The Land Speaks: Organizing and Running an Interpretation System (Yorke Edwards, 1979)

     Marine Parks and Conservation: Challenge and Promise Volume 1 (John Lien and Robert Graham, eds., The National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1985)

     Marine Parks and Conservation: Challenge and Promise Volume 2 (John Lien and Robert Graham, eds., The National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1985)

National Program for the Grave Sites of Canadian Prime Ministers / Programme national des lieux de sépulture des premiers ministres du Canada (Parks Canada, 1999)

Parks Canada Archaeological Activities 1992 (Parks Canada, 1994)

Parks Canada Heritage Presentation and Public Education: Research Publications Catalogue 1998 (Parks Canada, 1998)

Proceedings of the Canadian Parks Service Reconstruction Workshop Hull, Quebec, 11-13 March 1992 (Parks Canada, 1993)

Records of Parks Canada (RG 84) / Archives de Parcs Canada (RG 84) (Public Archives Canada, 1985)

Researching Heritage Buildings / Faire des recherches sur les bâtiments anciens (Margaret Carter, Parks Canada, 1983)

Sources for the Study of Canada's National Parks / Documents sur les Parks Nationaux du Canada (Parks Canada, 1978)

Studies in Land Use History and Landscape Change, National Park Series

     1. Man and Landscape Change in the Banff National Park Area Before 1911 (original Masters thesis) (A.R. Byrne, University of Calgary, 1968)

     2. Banff: A Cultural Historical Study of Land Use and Management in a National Park Community to 1945 (©R.C. Scace, University of Calgary, 1968)

     3. The Canadian National Parks: today and tomorrow Proceedings of a Conference Organized by The National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada and the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, October 9th-15th, 1968. (Vols 1 & 2, Vol. 1, Vol. 2) (©J. G. Nelson and R. C. Scace, eds., Univ. of Calgary, 1968)

     4. Pacific Rim: An Ecological Approach to a New Canadian National Park (©J.G. Nelson and L.D. Cordes, eds., University of Calgary, 1972)

     5. The Snowmobile, a Recreational Technology in Banff National Park: Environmental Impact and Decision Making (William James Masyk, University of Calgary, 1973)

     6. Impact of Technology on Environment: Some Global Examples. Selected papers from the Commission on Man and Environment Meeting, 22nd International Geographical Congress Calgary, Alberta, July 24-30, 1972 (J.G. Nelson and R.C. Scace, University of Western Ontario, 1974)

     7. The Canadian national parks : today and tomorrow conference II : ten years later. Proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Faculty of Environmental Studies, University of Waterloo, National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, and Parks Canada, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Banff, Alberta, October 8th-13th, 1978 (©J.G., Nelson R.D. Needham, S.H. Nelson and R.C. Scace, eds., University of Waterloo, 1979) (Vol. 1, Vol. 2)

The Art Of Interpretation / L'Art de l'interprétation (Parks Canada, 1985)

The Buildings of Canada: A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches and other structures / L'Architecture du Canada (Barbara A. Humphreys and Meredith Sykes, Parks Canada, 2007)

The Economic Impact of Canada’s National, Provincial & Territorial Parks in 2009 / L’impact des parcs nationaux, provinciaux et territoriaux du Canada sur l’économie en 2009 (The Outspan Group for the Canadian Parks Council, 2011)

The Evaluation of Historic Buildings / Évaluation des bâtiments historiques (Harold Kalman, Parks Canada, 1980)

The Land is Our Teacher: Reflections and Stories on Working with Aboriginal Knowledge Holders to Manage Parks Canada's Heritage Places / La Terre, source de savoir: Réflexions et exemples de collaboration avec les détenteurs de savoir traditionnel autochtone pour la gestion des lieux patrimoniaux de Parcs Canada (Parks Canada, 2015)

The Place of History: Commemorating Canada's Past/Les lieux de la mémoire: la commémoration du passé du Canada. Proceedings of the National Symposium held on the Occasion of the 75th Anniversary of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada. (Thomas H.B. Symons, ed. The Royal Society of Canada/La Société royale du Canada, 1997) This content has been reproduced with the permission of the Royal Society of Canada/La Société royale du Canada. All rights reserved.

To See Ourselves/To Save Ourselves: Ecology and Culture in Canada / Conscience et survie: Écologie et culture au Canada. Canadian Issues/Thèmes canadiens Volume XIII, 1991. (Rowland Lorimer, et. al., eds., Association for Canadian Studies/Association d'études canadiennes, 1991) This content has been reproduced with the permission of the Association for Canadian Studies/Association d'études canadiennes. All rights reserved.

Towards the Biosphere Reserve: Exploring Relationships Between Parks and Adjacent Lands Proceedings of an International Symposium, Kalispell, Montana, June 22-24, 1982 (Robert C. Scace and Clifford J. Martinka, eds., Parks Canada/National Park Service, 1983)


Reports / Rapports

Annual Reports / Rapports Annuel
English: 1887, 1912, 1913, 1912-1921, 1922-1924, 1925-1927, 1928-1930, 1931, 2002-2003, 2003-2004
French: 2002-2003, 2003-2004

Attendance / Fréquentation
English: 2011-12 to 2015-16, 2010-11 to 2014-15 , 2009-10 to 2013-14, 2008-09 to 2012-13
French: 2011-2012 à 2015-2016 , 2010-11 à 2014-15 , 2009-2010 à 2013-2014, 2008-2009 à 2012-2013

Auditor General of Canada: Canadian Heritage — Parks Canada (L. Denis Desautels, Parlimament of Canada, March 20, 1997)

Canadian Parks Service Classification System for Historical Collections / Le système de classification des collections historiques du Service canadien des parcs (Parks Canada, 1992)

Canadian Protected Areas Status Report: 2000-2005, 2006-2011, 2012-2015 / Rapport sur la situation des aires protégées du Canada 2000-2005, 2006-2011, 2012-2015 (©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, represented by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change)

Descriptive and visual dictionary of objects: Based on the Parks Canada classification system for historical collections / Dictionnaire descriptif et visuel d'objets : présenté selon le Système de classification des collections historiques de Parcs Canada (Parks Canada and CHIN, 1996 rev. 2013)

Heritage Rivers Bibliography: Selected References Document No. IO793 (Planning Division ARC Branch, Parks Canada, December 1979)

Historic Landmarks Association of Canada Annual Reports: 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921 (Historic Landmarks Association of Canada, 1915-1921)

Les inventaires écologiques dans les parc nationaux : Concept et méthodologie (Parcs, Canada, 1980)

Natural Areas of Canadian Significance: A Preliminary Study (Parks Caada, October 1976)

Performance Reports / Rapports ministériel sur le rendement
2007: (English / French), 2008: (English / French), 2009: (English / French), 2010: (English / French), 2011-2012: (English / French), 2012-2013: (English / French), 2013-2014: (English / French), 2014-2015: (English / French), 2015-2016: (English / French)

Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts, Letters and Sciences, 1949-1951 (Massey Commission) / La Commission royale d'enquête sur l'avancement des arts, des lettres et des sciences au Canada, (la Commission Massey) (Library and Archives Canada, 1951)

State of Canada's Natural and Historic Places / État des lieux naturels et historiques du Canada (Parks Canada, 2011)

State of Canada’s Natural and Cultural Heritage Places / État des lieux patrimoniaux naturels et culturels du Canada (Parks Canada, 2016)

State of the Parks: 1997 Report / Rapport sur l'état des parcs de 1997 (Parks Canada, 1997)

State of Protected Heritage Areas / Rapport sur l'état des aires patrimoniales protégées
English: 1999, 2001, April 1, 2005 to March 31, 2007, April 1, 2007 to March 31, 2009
French: 1999, 2001, du 1er avril, 2005 au 31 mars, 2007, du 1er avril 2007 au 31 mars 2009


Videos

Away From It All (National Film Board of Canada, 1961)

Bears and Man / L'Ours mon frère (National Film Board of Canada, 1978)

For Future Generations / Pour les générations futures (National Film Board of Canada, 1985)

From Ashes to Forest / La forêt sous les cendres (National Film Board of Canada, 1984)

Parks Canada / Parcs Canada (YouTube)

Parks Beyond Boundaries: "Upscaling Protected Areas as natural solutions to our greatest conservation challenges" (Parks Forum's 5th International Biennial Conference, Parks Beyond Boundaries, Adelaide 22-24 May 2012, Stephen Woodley)

The Enduring Wilderness / Jardins sauvages (National Film Board of Canada, 1963)

The four corners of Canada / Les quatres coins du Canada (Parks Canada, 2017)

Wildlife in the Rockies (National Film Board of Canada, 1959)

Your Free Pass to Discovery / Votre entrée libre vers la découverte (Parks Canada, 2017)


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