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British Columbia Atlas of Resources
B.C. Natural Resources Conference 1956

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  • Page i - British Columbia in Perspective (PDF 2631KB)

  • Page ii - Cover page (PDF 76KB)

  • Page iii - Copyright page (PDF 37KB)

  • Page iv - BC Premier's Message (PDF 174KB)

  • Page v - Preface (PDF 245KB)

  • Page vi - Contents (PDF 319KB)

  • Page 1 - Introduction (PDF 607KB)

  • Page 2 - Introduction continued (PDF 401KB)

  • Page 3 - Relief and Oceanography (PDF 850KB)

  • Page 4 - Relief and Oceanography continued (PDF 4010KB)

  • Page 5 - Landforms (PDF 2719KB)

  • Page 6 - Landforms continued (PDF 4578KB)

  • Page 7 - Geology (PDF 2681KB)

  • Page 8 - Geology continued (PDF 3208KB)

  • Page 9 - Glacial Geology (PDF 2946KB)

  • Page 10 - Glacial Geology continued (PDF 3391KB)

  • Page 11 - Soils (PDF 2186KB)

  • Page 12 - Soils continued (PDF 4026KB)

  • Page 13 - Meteorological and Hydrological Measurement (PDF 2546KB)

  • Page 14 - Meteorological and Hydrological Measurement continued (PDF 4245KB)

  • Page 15 - Annual Precipitation (PDF 2084KB)

  • Page 16 - Annual Precipitation continued (PDF 2914KB)

  • Page 17 - Water (PDF 2289KB)

  • Page 18 - Water continued (PDF 3956KB)

  • Page 19 - Temperature (PDF 2041KB)

  • Page 20 - Temperature continued (PDF 3534KB)

  • Page 21 - Climatic Regions (PDF 1490KB)

  • Page 22 - Climatic Regions continued (PDF 3714KB)

  • Page 23 - Biotic Regions (PDF 2679KB)

  • Page 24 - Biotic Regions continued (PDF 3655KB)

  • Page 25 - Native Indians: Distribution of Ethnic Groups (PDF 1900KB)

  • Page 26 - Native Indians: Distribution of Ethnic Groups continued (PDF 3717KB)

  • Page 27 - Native Indians: Population, Distribution and Economic Activities (PDF 2268KB)

  • Page 28 - Native Indians: Population, Distribution and Economic Activities continued (PDF 3897KB)

  • Page 29 - Exploration and Survey (PDF 2044KB)

  • Page 30 - Exploration and Survey continued (PDF 3877KB)

  • Page 31 - Sequence of Settlement (PDF 2833KB)

  • Page 32 - Sequence of Settlement continued (PDF 3697KB)

  • Page 33 - Population Distribution 1951 (PDF 2954KB)

  • Page 34 - Population Distribution 1951 continued (PDF 3440KB)

  • Page 35 - Population Labour Force By Industry 1951 (PDF 2750KB)

  • Page 36 - Population Labour Force By Industry 1951 continued (PDF 3703KB)

  • Page 37 - Population Characteristics and Migration (PDF 2253KB)

  • Page 38 - Population Characteristics and Migration continued (PDF 3842KB)

  • Page 39 - Types of Farming (PDF 2435KB)

  • Page 40 - Types of Farming continued (PDF 3280KB)

  • Page 41 - Crop Production (PDF 2367KB)

  • Page 42 - Crop Production continued (PDF 3480KB)

  • Page 43 - Livestock Production (PDF 2576KB)

  • Page 44 - Livestock Production continued (PDF 3676KB)

  • Page 45 - Irrigation (PDF 2569KB)

  • Page 46 - Irrigation continued (PDF 3479KB)

  • Page 47 - Pacific Salmon (PDF 2110KB)

  • Page 48 - Pacific Salmon continued (PDF 3830KB)

  • Page 49 - Herring, Groundfish, Halibut (PDF 2371KB)

  • Page 50 - Herring, Groundfish, Halibut continued (PDF 3557KB)

  • Page 51 - Whales, Clams and Oysters, Crabs and Shrimps (PDF 2532KB)

  • Page 52 - Whales, Clams and Oysters, Crabs and Shrimps continued (PDF 3646KB)

  • Page 53 - Forest Resources (PDF 2551KB)

  • Page 54 - Forest Resources continued (PDF 3250KB)

  • Page 55 - Forest Administration (PDF 2931KB)

  • Page 56 - Forest Administration continued (PDF 4012KB)

  • Page 57 - Mining (PDF 2315KB)

  • Page 58 - Mining continued (PDF 3426KB)

  • Page 59 - Energy (PDF 2509KB)

  • Page 60 - Energy continued (PDF 4027KB)

  • Page 61 - Hydro-Electric Power (PDF 2776KB)

  • Page 62 - Hydro-Electric Power continued (PDF 3989KB)

  • Page 63 - Recreation (PDF 2847KB)

  • Page 64 - Recreation continued (PDF 3931KB)

  • Page 65 - Provincial Parks (PDF 2094KB)

  • Page 66 - Provincial Parks continued (PDF 3632KB)

  • Page 67 - Water Consumption and Flood Control (PDF 2385KB)

  • Page 68 - Water Consumption, Storage Facilities, and Flood Control continued (PDF 3893KB)

  • Page 69 - Big Game (PDF 2491KB)

  • Page 70 - Big Game continued (PDF 3861KB)

  • Page 71 - Fur Bearers (PDF 2705KB)

  • Page 72 - Fur Bearers continued (PDF 3783KB)

  • Page 73 - Game Birds (PDF 3024KB)

  • Page 74 - Game Birds continued (PDF 4375KB)

  • Page 75 - Sport Fish (PDF 1991KB)

  • Page 76 - Sport Fish continued (PDF 3774KB)

  • Page 77 - Manufacturing (PDF 2333KB)

  • Page 78 - Manufacturing continued (PDF 3630KB)

  • Page 79 - Milling and Processing (PDF 2892KB)

  • Page 80 - Milling and Processing continued (PDF 4267KB)

  • Page 81 - Transportation: Road and Air (PDF 2882KB)

  • Page 82 - Transportation: Road and Air continued (PDF 3496KB)

  • Page 83 - Transportation: Rail and Water (PDF 2188KB)

  • Page 84 - Transportation: Rail and Water continued (PDF 4041KB)

  • Page 85 - Resources Map No. 42 - 1956 Indexes 1 to 4 (PDF 3792KB)

  • Page 86 - Resources Map No. 43 - Index 4 (PDF 2995KB)

  • Page 87 - Resources Map No. 44 - 1956 Indexes 5 to 11 (PDF 3734KB)

  • Page 88 - Resources Map No. 45 - Index 11 (PDF 3374KB)

  • Page 89 - Resources Map No. 46 - 1956 Indexes 12 to 15  (PDF 3781KB)

  • Page 90 - Resources Map No. 47 - Index 15  (PDF 3490KB)

  • Page 91 - Gazetteer List: Containing British Columbia Place Names Only  (PDF 437KB)

  • Page 92 - Gazetteer Map: British Columbia (PDF 4237KB)


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