RBCM Archives

British Columbia. Forest Service

Identity area

Type of entity

Government

Authorized form of name

British Columbia. Forest Service

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Forest Service

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1945-1979

History

Established March 28, 1945 when the Forest Branch of the Dept. of Lands became the Forest Service of the Dept. of Lands and Forests. The Forest Service retained its name when the Dept. of Lands and Forests became the Dept. of Lands, Forests and Water Resources in March 1962. On Dec. 23, 1975 the Forest Service was transferred to the newly created Dept. of Forests. Ceased to exist April 1979.

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

C Government Name

General context

Relationships area

Control area

Description identifier

3551

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised PW/KH 2016-12-29

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Central Name Authority Files.

Maintenance notes

Created by: Dennis Duffy.