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This study was undertaken in collaboration with the Huu-ay-aht First Nation (HFN) of Vancouver Island"s West Coast in an attempt to better understand the role of HFN women and their Indigenous knowledge in the planning and management of a recently developed community forest initiative, which is being undertaken by the HFN in partnership with the neighboring non-Native community of Bamfield. The Bamfield Huu-ay-aht Community Forest (BHCF) presents a series of unique cultural and economic opportunities for HFN women, whose extensive forest-related Indigenous knowledge could facilitate the successful harvesting of various Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) within the BHCF. However, HFN women have encountered a number of barriers to their meaningful participation in the BHCF, such that their involvement at present is severely limited. A case study approach is used to assess these opportunities and barriers, and to determine the extent to which they are related to women"s empowerment within the community.
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forest ecosystems around the world, this chapter reviews the properties of indigenous forest. knowledge that make it complementary to scientic knowledge as well as key contributions. that indigenous knowledge can make to forest : Hugo Asselin. Remember to refine your search to Book / eBook and Book Chapter (and you can also limit by Publication Date). Here are some useful search terms: community-based conservation; community forests; community forestry; conservation of natural resources; forest conservation; forest management; forest policy; forestry and community; indigenous Author: Sally Taylor. on First Nations and Forest Lands,” a course in the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia. David Tindall originally designed and taught the course with the help of Pamela Perreault, among others. Later, Ronald Trosper taught this course. Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD), Indigenous and forest-dependent peoples, community forestry, illegal logging, forest certification, food sovereignty Research Areas.
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Aboriginal Forestry is a recent development in the forestry industry of British Columbia. Due largely to a series of forestry-related court cases, Aboriginal rights and title are being increasingly recognized and defined. There have been significant forest tenure reforms and policy amendments that have enabled First Nations to play a larger role in forest land use planning. Author: Justin Lenze. Aboriginal Peoples and Forest Lands in Canada brings together the diverse perspectives of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal scholars to address the political, cultural, environmental, and economic implications of forest use. This book discusses the need for professionals working in forestry and conservation to understand the context of Aboriginal participation in resource management. British Columbia in a Global Context by Geography Open Textbook Collective is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution International License, except where otherwise noted. Share This Book Share on Twitter. Established in , Stuwix is a market logging and forest management company, owned and operated by seven First Nations Bands in the Southern Interior of British Columbia. For over a decade, Lennard managed his own forestry consulting business Grizzly Man Resource Management.