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Handmade Forests: The Treeplanter's Experience

Out of Print

By: Hélène Cyr

143 pages, B/w photos

New Society Publishers

Paperback | Dec 1998 | #96783 | ISBN: 0865713936
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Reveals the astonishing culture of the thousands of men and women who labour out of sight of the rest of the world. Largely unnoticed and unacknowledged until now, these heroic people and their work on behalf of the planet are honoured in this unusual book that captures a unique piece of North American history.

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Helene Cyr has been active in the forest industry since 1989 as a treeplanter, fire fighter, and office manager for a company in British Columbia's silviculture industry. An award-winning professional photographer for well over a decade, she has had her photographs published widely. Originally from Montreal, she now lives in Victoria BC.

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