The Muskwa-Kechika area

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Statementprepared by Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources.
ContributionsBritish Columbia. Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources.
LC ClassificationsTN27.B9 M87 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination21, [25] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL606270M
ISBN 100772626715
LC Control Number96201392

The Muskwa-Kechika Management Area encompasses a vast wilderness in BC's northern Rocky Mountains. Teeming with wildlife, it is a vestige of the continental wilderness that once existed. Wayne Sawchuk has been leading expeditions into the remotest regions of the MK for decades as part of an effort to protect this magnificent area.

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Pages of vivid poetry are stacked with imagery of. Few places on earth can match the raw beauty and spectacular environmental bio-diversity of the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area (M-KMA).

The M-KMA encompasses million hectares (15 million acres), an area roughly the size of Ireland. Unlike a park, the M-KMA comprises a number of land use areas including parks designated for varying levels of protection, [ ].

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Many species of wildlife can be viewed from the lake. The lake itself and connecting lakes (4). Recent writing on the Muskwa-Kechika is limited, with the notable exception of Wayne Sawchuk’s book of photographs, Muskwa-Kechika: Wild Heart Of Canada’s Northern Rockies (Northern Images, ), which makes this book a welcome addition to the literature on this little known wilderness area.

The contents of Summer of the Horse jump around chronologically from.

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The Muskwa-Kechika Management Area is a provincially run tract of land in the far north of British has an advisory board. Established by provincial government legislation inthe area is meant to be preserved as a wild area, but development is not forbidden; the land is divided into different zones, with varying levels of protection, although the whole area is supposed to.

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Superb fishing, canoe adventures, hiking opportunities and wildlife viewing await Location: Box 8, Mile Alaska Hwy Muncho Lake, BC, V0C 1Z0 Canada. A deft writer, Kane takes readers on her inaugural trail ride into the stunning Muskwa-Kechika protected area, known as the “Serengeti of the North.” She rides with a pack string of horses over mountain passes, into boreal forests, along swamps and sand flats, crossing creeks and fast /5(6).

Muskwa-Kechika Artist Camp Collection. Athabasca University Library Services (AU) is partnering with Writing on the Ridge (WOTR) to promote wilderness preservation and to raise awareness about one of North America's few remaining intact wilderness areas - the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area (M-KMA).

Writing on the Ridge (WOTR) has created a program - the. Muskwa-Kechika / Finlay river study area This huge area draining landscapes that form the northern Rocky Mountains is known by many as the “Serengeti of the North”.

It is a landscape that has experienced direct human-induced change at an ecosystem level – the Bennett Dam and creation of Williston Lake reservoir. Explore the northern Rockies and the Muskwa Kechika region (also known as the "Serengeti of the North") from the air and witness some of the most untouched, spectacular views in North America.

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Summer of the Horse is a beautifully and poetically written book that examines the arc of change and healing. Through a collection of loosely linked essays we feel the author's musings as she defines and accepts a new life and its challenges while reflecting and honoring her past/5.

Enjoy a week of rejuvenation at our remote fly-in only lodge located in one of the gorgeous valleys of the Muskwa Kechika Area in Northern British Columbia. Far from power lines and cell phone range our ecofriendly cabins are run primarily on solar and wind power, while our vast organic garden and greenhouse provide a large portion of our.

The Muskwa-Kechika, encompassing million hectares (15 million acres) of wilderness, is named for the two great rivers that flow through it.

Wayne leads trips, from day expeditions to the more grounded Mayfield Lake Base Camp Experience. Hunting cabins in the Northern Rocky Mountains. Our Hunting Cabins Our rustic fly-in hunting cabins are located on the shores of remote mountain lakes in the heart of the northern Rocky Mountains and the Muskwa-Kechika wilderness area – known as the “Serengeti of the North”.

-Identify and secure protected areas and linkage zones in the Peace River Break to ensure wildlife are able to move between the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks and the Muskwa-Kechika area in BC.

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- Manage headwaters in Alberta and B.C. to provide clean and abundant waters, flood and drought control, and adequate wildlife habitat. Location of a the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area (Muskwa-Kechika), and b the land allocation within it, and planning units in ha hexagons covering the entire land area of the Muskwa-Kechika.

The Cassiar Mountains represent the second highest producing area with 37 entries. The Kechika Range, a subrange of the Cassiars themselves, has also produced a high proportion of record book entries.

The mountain ranges around Dease Lake and Telegraph Creek also deserve a notable mention with 25 entries collectively to date. Rocky Mountain Goats. Presented here is the preface and a gallery of images from Sawchuck’s new photo book: Muskwa-Kechika: The Wild Heart of Canada’s Northern Rockies.] I first explored BC’s northern Rockies.

Recognition of the Muskwa-Kechika’s world-class features is not new. The Muskwa-Kechika Management Area was established in the late s in a first effort to protect some of its most important. Heaven’s Pass is a minute documentary about the Teh Wa Dena or People of Stone Mountain.

Only a handful of the Teh Wa Dena remain in the Muncho Lake region of BC, the last speakers of the Muncho dialect of the Kaska Aboriginal language. View Wayne Sawchuk’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. Wayne has 1 job listed on their profile. See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Wayne’s connections and jobs at similar : Owner, Muskwa-Kechika.

A deft writer, Kane takes readers on her inaugural trail ride into the stunning Muskwa-Kechika protected area, known as the “Serengeti of the North.” She rides with a pack string of horses over mountain passes, into boreal forests, along swamps and sand flats, crossing creeks and fast-flowing rivers.

Chapter 3 - The Muskwa-Kechika Management Area —The Failed Planning and Management of the Serengeti of the North. Paul Mitchell-Banks. Pages Off-road the Alaska highway: Muskwa-Kechika. The Muskwa-Kechika Management Area (M-KMA) in Northern BC is approximately twice the size of Vancouver Island.

Home to some of the greatest diversity and abundance of wildlife, the M-KMA is one of the last great remnants of the vast wilderness that once existed across North America.Summer of the Horse by Donna Kane.

Kane’s literary memoir, Summer of the Horse, is about the preservation of wild(er)ness—both outside and in the Muskwa-Kechika area in BC’s Northern Rockies, it explores the pressing ecological issues facing the North while offering a unique history of one of the few remaining intact ecosystems on the planet.