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  • Arbutus 

    Avender, Trevor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-28)
    Pressed specimen of Arbutus menziesii.
  • Peony 

    Kipot, Nina (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-08)
    Pressed specimen of Paeonia lactiflora.
  • Japanese barberry 

    Stewart Ryan, Sherry (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-05)
    Pressed specimen of Berberis thunbergii.
  • Pin oak 

    Stewart Ryan, Sherry (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-05)
    Pressed specimen of Quercus palustris.
  • African marigold 

    Shaw, Taylor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-01)
    Pressed specimen of Tagets erecta.
  • Plantain lily 

    Shaw, Taylor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-10-01)
    Pressed specimen of Hosta spp.
  • Mexican orange blossom 

    McDonald, Chase (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-29)
    Pressed specimen of Choisya trenata.
  • Longleaf mahonia 

    Treulieb, Robin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-22)
    Pressed specimen of Mahonia nervosa.
  • Winter heather 

    Treulieb, Robin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-20)
    Pressed specimen of Erica carnea.
  • Mountain bluet 

    Turk, Jill (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-13)
    Pressed specimen of Centaurea mntana.
  • Paperbark maple 

    Eldridge, Grace (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-12)
    Pressed specimen of Acer griseum.
  • English lavender 

    Golobic, Janelle (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-09)
    Pressed specimen of Lavandula angustifolia.
  • Rudbeckia 

    Golbolic, Janelle (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-09-09)
    Pressed specimen of Rudbeckia fulgida.
  • Rainwater in trust: Legislation, policy, and regulation governing catchment, systems, and use on the Gulf Islands 

    Cox, Ian (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-06-06)
    An increase in development on many of the Gulf Islands, coupled with changing precipitation patterns due to an altered climate, has led to increased pressures on fresh water resources from already highly vulnerable island ...
  • The mid-sized/aged city approach to smart cities: A proposal to create a smart city strategy and practice for Nanaimo, British Columbia 

    Chen, Wei (Janet) (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    To date, Smart City approaches in Canada have been initiated in major metropolitan areas and large cities. However, the principles of this approach apply equally well to mid and small cities, and also to areas with ...
  • Rethinking affordable housing: An integrated approach to equitable and sustainable living 

    Wazir, Zehra (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    This study is in-depth research into the affordable housing crisis in British Columbia, specific to the affordable rental and subsidized housing sector. The scope of research is divided into three main elements; understanding ...
  • Repurposing streets for people: Quick-builds using tactical urbanism 

    Syam, Neethu Merin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    This thesis introduces tactical urbanism as a way to expand the toolkit for planners to address street safety challenges in mid-sized cities like Nanaimo quickly using it as engagement tool. Using the case study of ...
  • Official community plan assessment in measuring the welcoming capacities of non-urban communities in British Columbia 

    Frimpong, Evans Ababio (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    Immigration in Canada is an urban phenomenon. The purpose of this study is to identify if non-urban communities are open or closed to new immigrants at a policy level and explore the local government's possible roles in ...
  • Navigating a new normal: Planning for resilient tourism on Vancouver Island 

    Burns, Hayley (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    Tourism has been affected on a global scale due to the novel coronavirus. Governments of all levels are trying to navigate how to move forward with the tourism industry in order to support best practices whilst addressing ...
  • Food systems on campus: A comparative study 

    Grewal, Samreet Kaur (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2021-04)
    Food planning has gained popularity worldwide. However, the literature regarding the application of food planning to campus communities is not well developed. Starting at a small scale and moving upwards to a large scale ...

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