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University of Alberta- Indigenous Canada
Indigenous Canada is a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada.  View the video here.

From an Indigenous perspective, this course explores key issues facing Indigenous peoples today from a historical and critical perspective highlighting national and local Indigenous-settler relations.  Indigenous Canada is for students from faculties outside the Faculty of Native Studies with an interest in acquiring a basic familiarity with Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal relationships. Take the course for free by choosing the audit option on Coursera. 

This section contains useful links to useful online resources. 

Drought Tolerant Trees for the Fraser Valley (PDF)

> FireSmart Manual - Government of BC (PDF)

>The Infrastructure Planning Guide and Toolkit
The purpose of the Infrastructure Planning Guide and Toolkit is to support First Nations with infrastructure planning so that it helps achieve the community’s vision and goals.

> Vancouver Public Library

Vancouver Public Library has an extensive collection of garden design and landscape architecture books to support professional practitioners and at-home experts. The Library also maintains subscriptions to the leading North American Journals of landscape architecture and has access to databases collecting relevant articles on garden design in popular and academic journals. The resources presented in this subject guide will be useful for landscape architects preparing for the Landscape Architect Registration Exam.

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Project: Olympic Village
Landscape Architect / Firm: Durante Kreuk Ltd.
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Durante Kreuk Ltd.