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History of Parks Canada Electronic Library

Welcome! The History of Parks Canada Electronic Library is a portal to electronic publications covering the cultural and natural history of the Canadian National Parks System, which includes 47 national parks/reserves, one national urban park, 1,001 national historic sites (172 of which are administered by Parks Canada, including nine heritage canals), four national marine conservation areas/reserves, and one national landmark, along with documents from the history of the agency that has been entrusted to manage this System: Parks Canada.

This Website is an independent effort and is not affiliated with the Government of Canada/Parks Canada. The information contained in this Website is historical in scope and is not meant as an aid for travel planning; please refer to the official PARKS CANADA Website for current information.


Bienvenue! La Histoire de la bibliothèque électronique de Parcs Canada est un portail de publications électroniques sur l’histoire culturelle et naturelle du réseau des parcs nationaux du Canada, qui inclut comprend 47 parcs nationaux / réserves, un parc urbain national, 1,001 lieux historiques nationaux (dont 172 sont administrés par Parcs Canada, y compris neuf canaux du patrimoine), quatre aires marines de conservation nationales, un point de repère national, ainsi que des documents de l'histoire de l'agence chargée de gérer ce système: Parcs Canada.

Ce site Web est un effort indépendant et n'est pas affilié au gouvernement du Canada / Parcs Canada. Les informations contenues sur ce site Web ont une portée historique et ne constituent pas une aide à la planification de voyages ; veuillez consulter le site Web officiel de PARCS CANADA pour obtenir des renseignements à jour.

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The Underwater Archaeology of Red Bay: Basque Shipbuilding and Whaling in the 16th Century, Volume I: Archaeology Underwater: The Project / L'archaéologie subaquatique de Red Bay: La construction navale et la pêche de la baleine basques au XVIe siècle, Volume I: L'archaéologie subaquatique: Le project (Robert Grenier, Marc-André Bernier and Willis Stevens, eds., Parks Canada, 2007)

The Underwater Archaeology of Red Bay: Basque Shipbuilding and Whaling in the 16th Century, Volume II: Material Culture / L'archaéologie subaquatique de Red Bay: La construction navale et la pêche de la baleine basques au XVIe siècle, Volume II: La culture matérielle (Robert Grenier, Marc-André Bernier and Willis Stevens, eds., Parks Canada, 2007)

The Underwater Archaeology of Red Bay: Basque Shipbuilding and Whaling in the 16th Century, Volume III: The 24M Hull / L'archaéologie subaquatique de Red Bay: La construction navale et la pêche de la baleine basques au XVIe siècle, Volume III: La caeène du navire 24M (Robert Grenier, Marc-André Bernier and Willis Stevens, eds., Parks Canada, 2007)

The Underwater Archaeology of Red Bay: Basque Shipbuilding and Whaling in the 16th Century, Volume IV: Rigging, Vessel Use and Related Studies (Digitization in progress) / L'archaéologie subaquatique de Red Bay: La construction navale et la pêche de la baleine basques au XVIe siècle, Volume IV: La gréement, l'utilisation du navire et les études connexes (Numérisation en cours) (Robert Grenier, Marc-André Bernier and Willis Stevens, eds., Parks Canada, 2007)

The Underwater Archaeology of Red Bay: Basque Shipbuilding and Whaling in the 16th Century, Volume V: Appendices, Glossary and Bibliography (Digitization in progress) / L'archaéologie subaquatique de Red Bay: La construction navale et la pêche de la baleine basques au XVIe siècle, Volume V: Annexes, Glossaire et Bibliographie (Numérisation en cours) (Robert Grenier, Marc-André Bernier and Willis Stevens, eds., Parks Canada, 2007)

A Climatic Handbook for Glacier National Park — with Data for Waterton Lakes National Park U.S. Forest Service General Technical Report INT-204 (Arnold I. Finklin, July 1986)

Parks in the Canadian Cordillera: Physical Features and Attractions in the Canadian National Playgrounds (John A. Allan, extract from Scientific American Supplement, Vol. LXXX No. 2083, December 4, 1915)

A History of Wood Buffalo National Park's Relations with the Denésuliné: Executive Summary (Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation and Willow Springs Strategic Solutions, August 3, 2021)

Honouring Oral Histories: Wood Buffalo National Park and the Dënesųłıné (Sabina Trimble and Peter Fortna with Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, Network in Canadian History and Environment, November 18, 2021)

Brochures: Coteau-du-Lac (1970)Fort Battleford (1974)Fort Chambly (1978)Halifax Citadel (Date Unknown)Woodside/Woodside (1976)Lower Fort Garry/Le Petit for Garry (1977)Robert W. Service (1980)Bellevue House (1972)La villa Bellevue (1972)Bellevue House (1976) (Parks Canada)

Booklets: Fort Beausejour (1954)Grand Pré (1970)Grand Pré (1973)Port Royal (1959) (Parks Canada)

Livrets: Fort-Beauséjour (1973)L'habitation de Port-Royal (1954) (Parcs Canada)

A Biodiversity Conservation Assessment for Lake Superior — Volume 1: Lakewide Assessment Final Draft (Superior Work Group of the Lake Superior Lakewide Action and Management Plan, June 2013)

A Biodiversity Conservation Assessment for Lake Superior — Volume 2: Regional Unit Summaries Final Draft (Superior Work Group of the Lake Superior Lakewide Action and Management Plan, June 2013)

Swimming in Political Waters: Understanding Racism and Exclusion at Banff National Park (Meg Stanley and Tina Loo, Network in Canadian History and Environment, November 12, 2021)

Management Plan, Bar U Ranch National Historic Site of Canada / Plan directeur, Lieu historique national du Canada du Ranch-Bar U (Parks Canada, 2021)

Parks Canada Departmental Results Reports 2019-20 / Rapports ministériel sur les résultats de Parcs Canada de 2019-2020 (Parks Canada, 2020)

Canadian Wilderness / Toute Nature (Vol. 17 Issue 2, Fall 2021/Winter 2022, ©Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society)


National Parks Traveler News

Restoring Grassland Habitat In Kootenay National Park (Carol Patterson, November 17, 2021)

Traveler Profile: Jennifer Bain (NPT Staff, November 17, ,2021)


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