Reports and References

for Abies grandis / Berberis nervosa (grand fir / dull Oregon-grape)

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

BC Community Summary


BC Conservation Status Report

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Mapped Known Locations

Range Map

Distribution of ecological community based on known occurrence within current mapping of Biogeoclimatic units.

Ecosystem at Risk Brochure

Flynn, S. 1999. Coastal Douglas-fir Ecosystems. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Victoria, B.C. 6 pp.

Other Related References

B.C. Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations. Biogeoclimatic Ecosystem Classification (BEC) Map, WHSE_FOREST_VEGETATION.BEC_BIOGEOCLIMATIC_POLY [ESRI ArcSDE format]. Version 9. Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations, Forest Analysis and Inventory Branch, Victoria, B.C. Updated Regularly.


British Columbia's Coast Region: Species and Ecosystems of Conservation Concern. Aug. 2010e. Factsheet: grand fir / dull Oregon-grape / Alaska oniongrass (Abies grandis / Mahonia nervosa). South Coast Conservation Program.


Churchill, J., T. Tripp and T. Innes. 2009. Conversion of existing Southern Gulf Islands (SGI) ecosystem mapping to provincial Terrestrial Ecosystem Mapping standards. Madrone Environmental Services Ltd. Unpublished report prepared for Islands Trust, Victoria, B.C. 16pp.


Green, R.N., and K. Klinka. 1994. A field guide to site identification and interpretation for the Vancouver Forest Region. B.C. Minist. For., Res. Branch, Victoria, B.C. Land Manage. Handb. No. 28.


McMinn, R.G., S. Eis, H.E. Hirvonen, E.T. Oswald, and J.P. Senyk. 1976. Native vegetation in British Columbia's Capital Region. Environ. Can., Can. For. Serv., Rep. BC-X-140. Victoria, BC.


McPhee, M., P. Ward, J. Kirkby, L. Wolfe, N. Page, K. Dunster, N.K. Dawe, and I. Nykwist. 2000. Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory: East Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands, 1993 - 1997. Volume 2: Conservation Manual. Tech. Rep. Ser. No. 345, Can. Wildl. Serv., Pac. and Yukon Reg., BC.


NatureServe. 2005t. Global Comprehensive Report for Thuja plicata - Pseudotsuga menziesii - Abies grandis / Mahonia nervosa / Polystichum munitum Forest. Online. Available:


Roemer, H.L. 1972. Forest vegetation and environments on the Saanich Peninsula, Vancouver Island. Ph.D. Thesis., Univ. Victoria, Victoria, BC.


Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory [SEI] of East Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands: Sensitive Ecosystems Mapping, Disturbance Mapping and Re-evaluation of Major Riparian Corridors. 2004. Prepared by Axys Environ. Consulting Ltd. for Environ. Can., Can. Wildl. Serv., B.C. Minist. Sustainable Resour. Manage., and B.C. Minist. Water, Land and Air Prot., and the Habitat Conserv. Trust Fund. 66 mapsheets, 1:20 000 scale.


Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory [SEI] of the Sunshine Coast and Adjacent Islands. 2005. Cadrin, C., C. Erwin, B. Fuller, C. Schaefer and J. Stacey. 1:20 000 spatial data.


Terrestrial Ecosystem Mapping [TEM] of Jedediah Island Provincial Park. 1999b. Prepared for BC Parks, Victoria, B.C., by British Columbia Conservation Foundation and Wildlife Inventory Section, Resources Inventory Branch, Ministry of Environment Lands and Parks. 1:5,000 spatial data.


Terrestrial Ecosystem Mapping [TEM] of the Coastal Douglas-fir Biogeoclimatic Zone. 2008. Prepared for B. Zinovich, Integrated Land Management Bureau, B.C. Minist. of Agric. and Lands, Nanaimo B.C. by Madrone Environmental Services, Duncan B.C. 1:20,000 spatial data.


Terrestrial Ecosystem Mapping [TEM] of the Southern Gulf Islands. 2007c. Prepared for T. Golumbia, Gulf Islands National Park Reserve, Sidney, B.C. by R.N Green, B.A. Blackwell and Associates Ltd, North Vancouver, B.C. 1:10,000 spatial data


University of British Columbia Department of Forest Sciences. 1991. Vegetation and Site Classification for Coastal British Columbia. Vegetation and Environment Summaries. Univ. B.C., Vancouver, BC.


Ward, P., G. Radcliffe, J. Kirkby, J. Illingworth, and C. Cadrin. 1998. Sensitive Ecosystems Inventory: East Vancouver Island and Gulf Islands 1993-1997. Volume 1: Methodology, Ecological Descriptions and Results. Tech. Rep. Ser. No. 320, Can. Wildl. Serv., Pac. and Yukon Reg., BC.


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