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Film (17:57)
The Changing Forest
1958, production : Maurice Constant
A brief essay on the ecology of a forest area of the type...
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Film (21:23)
High Arctic: Life on the Land
1958, production : Dalton Muir
An ecological study, in full color, of plant and animal life...
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Film (12:50)
Treasure of the Forest
1958, production : Roger Blais
This film about the industries that draw their wealth from...
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Film (25:00)
Chemical Conquest
1956, production : Larry Gosnell
A film report on how chemical research is on the side of the...
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Film (18:48)
Water for the Prairies
1951, production : Lawrence Cherry
With the steady falling of the water table, the careless...
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Film (21:15)
Look to the Forest
1950, production : Donald Fraser
Fire and flood, wasted resources and barren lands are the...
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Film (23:00)
Trees Are a Crop
1950, production : Jack Bordelay
A demonstration of efficient woodlot management shows how a...
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The Changing Forest
 

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Film  (17:57) 1958, production : Maurice Constant
A brief essay on the ecology of a forest area of the type found along the southern fringes of the Laurentian Shield. We see the forest as an integrated community of living things, both plant and animal, balanced by conflict as well as by harmony, and learn why the maple tree is best able to survive the struggle for supremacy in the Laurentian forest area.

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