As of April 5 2021, the Prince Rupert Library is now open to in-person services, including shelf browsing and holds pick-up. Curbside pickup remains available on an elective basis - phone 250-627-1345 or e-mail to make arrangements.

Record Details

Catalogue Search

The final forest : big trees, forks, and the Pacific Northwest / William Dietrich.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library 333.75 Diet (Text) 33294001767847 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780295990620 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 336 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 2010 ed. / with a new preface and afterword
  • Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2010, 1992.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in 1992 by Simon & Schuster.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The cutter -- The biologist -- The opening in the trees -- The owl -- The town -- The guru -- The industry -- The truckers -- The environmentalist -- Nobody to blame -- The forester -- The candidate -- A name for the trees -- Refusing to lose -- The empty mill -- Sanctuary, I -- Sanctuary, II -- The final forest.
Subject: Old growth forests > Northwest, Pacific.
Old growth forest conservation > Northwest, Pacific.
Logging > Northwest, Pacific.
Forest ecology > Northwest, Pacific.

William Dietrich , a former science writer for the Seattle Times, is the author of Northwest Passage: The Great Columbia River and Natural Grace: The Charm, Wonder, and Lessons of Pacific Northwest Animals and Plants, as well as popular fiction.Winner of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award

Additional Resources