BC Studies #179 (Autumn 2013)
The Autumn issue has arrived! Special theme issue, Ethnobotany of British Columbia: Plants and People in a Changing World. Guest edited by Nancy Turner and Dana Lepofsky
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BC Studies contributor Rick McCandless in Vancouver Sun
October 16, 2013
Vaughn Palmer's column in the Vancouver Sun on October 11, 2013 quotes Rick McCandless's recent article in BC Studies, with attribution in his discussion of the inquiry into ICBC rates.
BC Studies issue no. 178 Summer 2013: Politics and Public Automobile Insurance in British Columbia, 1970-2010.
Read the article here.
BC Studies author Richard Rajala wins Theodore C. Blegen Award
September 3, 2013
We are pleased to announce that Richard Rajala has won the Forest History Society's 2013 Theodore C. Blegen Award for the best article in forest and convservation history for his contribution:
"Streams Being Ruined from a Salmon Producing Standpoint: Clearcutting, Fish Habitat, and Forest Regulation in British Columbia, 1900-45" in BC Studies no. 176: 93-132.