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Nature volume 85, pages 110111 (24 November 1910) | Download Citation



“IT is the first time a very comprehensive attempt has been made to do important public service of this character on purely non-partisan lines.… It is indeed a great work. We have here the first Commission of the kind ever established by a National Government. …” Thus the Hon. Clifford Sifton, chairman of the Commission for the Conservation of the Natural Resources of Canada, at the conclusion of the Commission's first annual meeting, held in January of this year.

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