• The map that helped preserve Gatineau Park

    7 monthes ago - By CG Compass

    A 1974 forest-cover map of Gatineau Park. The 361-square-kilometre protected area in southwestern Quebec is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year. (Map credit: Gatineau Park: Forest cover types / Department of the Environment , © Government of Canada. Reproduced with the permission of Library and Archives Canada (2018), e011086587.)
    It's not as good as actually being in Gatineau Park amid the rich autumnal colours, but looking at this map of the 80-year-old protected area in southwestern Quebec is a mesmerizing experience unto itself.
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