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The Resource Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe, Charlotte Gill

Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe, Charlotte Gill

Label
Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe
Title
Eating dirt
Title remainder
deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte Gill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charlotte Gill spent twenty years working as a tree planter in Canadian forests. In this book, she examines the environmental impact of logging and celebrates the value of forests from a perspective of some one whose work caught them between environmentalists and loggers
Summary
Fiction writer Charlotte Gill spent twenty years working as a tree planter in the forests of Canada and offers up a slice of tree planting life, while questioning the ability of conifer plantations to replace original forests that evolved over millennia into complex ecosystems.
Award
  • BC Book Prizes, Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize, 2012.
  • British Columbia Award for Canadian Non-Fiction, 2012.
  • CBA Libris Award for Non-Fiction Book of the Year, 2012.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10018649
Cataloging source
NLC
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1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gill, Charlotte
Dewey number
333.75/1530971
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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David Suzuki Foundation
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gill, Charlotte
  • Tree planting
  • Tree planters (Persons)
  • Tree planters (Persons)
  • Forests and forestry
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
deep forests, big timber and life with the tree-planting tribe
Label
Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe, Charlotte Gill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date: 2011
  • Co-published by the David Suzuki Foundation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245]-247)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last place on Earth -- A kind of tribe -- Rookie years -- Green fluorescent protein -- A furious way of being -- The town that logging made -- At the end of the reach -- Extremophiles -- Sunset -- Exit lines
Control code
881395
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First paperback edition, first U.S. edition.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781553657927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781553657927
  • (OCoLC)743390470
Label
Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber, and life with the tree-planting tribe, Charlotte Gill
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date: 2011
  • Co-published by the David Suzuki Foundation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245]-247)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The last place on Earth -- A kind of tribe -- Rookie years -- Green fluorescent protein -- A furious way of being -- The town that logging made -- At the end of the reach -- Extremophiles -- Sunset -- Exit lines
Control code
881395
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First paperback edition, first U.S. edition.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781553657927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781553657927
  • (OCoLC)743390470

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