Broad Scale Forest Inventory (Phase 1)
Entry ID: Canada_AlbertaRDB_P1ForestInv

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Summary
Abstract: During and shortly after the Second World War, the demand for lumber
and wood products increased dramatically. This resulted in concern
over lack of knowledge about the extent of the provincial forest
resource, and led to fears that the timber supply could be easily
depleted. The Broad Scale, or Phase 1 Inventory, was initiated in 1949
in response to these concerns. The inventory served as the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 49.0   E: -110.0   W: -120.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Alberta, Alberta Sustainable Resource Development
Dataset Title: Broad Scale Forest Inventory (Phase 1)
Dataset Release Date: 20030214
Dataset Release Place: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Alberta Sustainable Resource Development
Online Resource: http://www.srd.alberta.ca/MapsFormsPublications/Maps/ResourceDataPr...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1949-04-01
Access Constraints Public acquisition of digital data products is subject to the conditions
outlined in the Resource Data Branch ?License Agreement for Digital Data?.

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Use Constraints It should be noted that after the inventory was completed in 1956, no attempts
were made to keep the information current.The user agrees that the information
and each part thereof, any formatting or presentation thereof, any storage
media on which it is provided, and any communication of any kind, incidental or
in relation thereto, is provided to the ... View entire text
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Alberta Government, Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://environment.alberta.ca

Data Center Personnel
Name: SRD RESOURCE DATA BRANCH
Phone: +01-780-427-7374
Fax: +01-780-422-0973
Email: SRD.Data at gov.ab.ca
Contact Address:
9820 - 106 Street NW
City: Edmonton
Province or State: Alberta
Postal Code: T5K 2J6
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: $100.00 plus GST
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-780-427-7374
Fax: +01-780-422-0973
Email: SRD.Data at gov.ab.ca
Contact Address:
9820 - 106 Street NW
City: Edmonton
Province or State: Alberta
Postal Code: T5K 2J6
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-03-21
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-08-06
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