AU WA A76 - FORESTS DEPARTMENT

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Department

Authorized form of name

FORESTS DEPARTMENT

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A76

Description area

Dates of existence

1919-01-01 - 1985-03-22

History

The function of the Department was to manage:


  • forest areas that contribute to water supply areas;


  • timber production;


  • other forest produce;


  • recreation and tourism;


  • flora and fauna;


  • research;


  • forest areas where mining operations have occurred.

The Department was abolished in 1985 and the Department of Conservation and Land Management (CALM) was formed to take over this organisation's functions.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Forests Act 1918

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A75 - WOOD AND FORESTS DEPARTMENT (1896-01-01 - 1919-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A75

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1896-01-01 - 1918-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A42 - DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND SURVEYS (1890-01-01 - 1986-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A42

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1890-01-01 - 1896-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A77 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT (1985-03-22 - 2006-06-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A77

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

-

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A77 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT (1985-03-22 - 2006-06-30)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A77

Category of the relationship

Succeeding

Dates of the relationship

1985-01-01 -

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A42 - DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND SURVEYS (1890-01-01 - 1986-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A42

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1919-01-01 - 1985-01-01

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A75 - WOOD AND FORESTS DEPARTMENT (1896-01-01 - 1919-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A75

Category of the relationship

Preceding

Dates of the relationship

1919-01-01 - 1985-01-01

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S2991 - LETTERS PATENT - TIMBER SEASONING AND DRYING KILN

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1926-10-13 -

Related unit of description

Series S2487 - FILES - DIEBACK

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1984-10-05 - 1984-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1984 - FILES - FORESTS DEPARTMENT

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1935-01-01 - 1985-03-31

Related unit of description

Series S2786 - FORESTRY PLANS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S1548 - REPORTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1926-10-30 - 1985-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S3116 - FILES - REGISTERED

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

-

Related unit of description

Series S2622 - FILES - CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT (SWAN REGIONAL OFFICE)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1974-06-21 -

Related unit of description

Series S2629 - FILES - CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT (KALGOORLIE REGIONAL OFFICE)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1953-05-01 - 1985-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S92 - FILES - WORKING PLANS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 -

Related unit of description

Series S93 - FILES - PERMITS AND LICENCES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1919-01-01 - 1980-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S94 - REGISTERS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1919-01-01 - 1985-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S95 - FILES - UNREGISTERED

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1919-01-01 - 1976-01-01

Related unit of description

Series S1378 - FILES - SANDALWOOD

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1899-12-30 - 1973-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S2939 - SPECIFICATIONS - FORESTRY PLANS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1930-01-01 - 1958-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S4909 - PHOTOGRAPHS (Draft)

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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