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The Squamish Adventure Centre is a combined visitor centre, outdoor sports museum and economic development office. On the outskirts of Squamish, British...

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The Building Green with Wood Toolkit is a resource when considering building rating systems, maximizing LEED points using wood, codes and any other green-...

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People spend as much as 90 per cent of their time inside buildings, and for children, adolescents and an increasing number of young adults, most of this time...

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While a building’s operation over time has the greatest environmental impact, there is also energy consumed in extracting, manufacturing and transporting the...

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A study conducted by Indufor Oy that examines the linkages between forest regulation and forest certification around the world. The resulting report,...

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Liam Dewar discusses mid-rise buildings in the UK which utilizes CLT as the structural system. Innovative new technologies and building systems have enabled...

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In the context of climate change, sustainably managed forests -- and the products derived from them -- play an essential mitigating role. Forests are one of...

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Subalpine fir grows throughout most of the British Columbia Interior from mid- to high elevations. It is a medium-sized tree, on average 20 to 35 metres in...

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When it comes to mid-rise development, architects have a code-compliant, cost-effective resource in wood. Over the years, wood frame construction has shown...

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In keeping with its own sustainable development policies, the District of West Vancouver wanted the Gleneagles Community Centre facility to embody leading-edge...

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A native British Columbian species, this tree is easily recognized by its smooth, white peeling bark. Intolerant of shade, white birch thrives on burned-over...

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This project combined the refurbishment of an original 25-year-old aquatic facility with the addition of a leisure pool, accessible hot pool, 65ft (20m)...

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