Fonds S711.1 - Jim Birtch fonds

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CA ON00362 S711.1


Jim Birtch fonds


  • 1981-1987 (Creation)

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19 cm of textual records

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Jim Birtch (19-- - ) is the Executive Secretary of the Canadian Biosphere Reserves Association, a non-profit association incorporated in 1997, to provide support and networking relationships that help develop and maintain biosphere reserves throughout Canada.

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The fonds was acquired from Jim Birtch in 2004.

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The fonds consists of UNESCO Programme on Man and the Biosphere Canadian Committee material. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Biosphere Reserves Northern Science Network: 1985-1988 Background publications

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No further accruals are expected.

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Related material can be found in the George Francis fonds and the Fred Roots fonds.

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