Since its beginning in 1996 MLP Works has provided access to the publications, articles, media, and other scientific and creative products generated through use of MLP techniques and images. This section will continue to evolve as MLP expands. Check back for new entries.

The Mountain Legacy Project

Higgs, E.S., with G. Bartley, and A.C. Fisher. 2009.

Culturing Wilderness in Jasper National Park

MacLaren, I.S., M. Payne, P.J. Murphy, P. Reichwein, L. McDermott, C.J. Taylor, G. Zezulka-Mailloux, Z. Robinson, and E. S. Higgs. 2007.

Mapper of Mountains

MacLaren, I.S., with E.S. Higgs, and G. Zezulka-Mailloux. 2005. Mapper of Mountains; M.P. Bridgland in the Canadian Rockies, 1902-1930.

Nature by Design

Higgs, E.S. 2003. Nature by Design; People, Natural Process, andEcological Restoration.The MIT Press. Cambridge, MA. 357 pp.


Lisa Levesque. M.Sc. 2005. Investigating landscape change and ecological restoration [electronic resource] : an integrated approach using historical ecology and GIS in Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta.

Jeanine Rhemtulla. M.Sc. 1999. Eighty years of change: the montane vegetation of Jasper National Park.

Will Roush. M.Sc. 2009. A substantial upward shift of the alpine treeline ecotone in the southern Canadian Rocky Mountains

Adrienne Shaw. M.Sc. 2009. Conservation and ecological restoration of Rocky Mountain subalpine meadows: vegetation responses to tree encroachment.

Trudi Smith. M.A. 2004. Vantage points: scientific photography in Jasper National Park.

Graham Watt-Gremm. M.Sc. 2007. Taking a good long look: disturbance, succession, landscape change and repeat photography in the upper Blakiston Valley, Waterton Lakes National Park.

Jenaya Webb. M.A. 2003. Imaging and imagining: mapping, repeat photography, and ecological restoration in Jasper National Park.

Selected Peer Reviewed Publications

Delaney, J. 2008. 2008. And Inconvenient Truth? Scientific Photography and Archival Ambivalence Archivaria. 65:75-95.

Smith, T. 2007. Repeat Photography as a Method in Visual Anthropology. Visual Anthropology. 20(2):179–200.

Rhemtulla, J.M., R.J. Hall, E.S. Higgs, and S.E. Macdonald. 2002. Eighty years of change; vegetation in the montane ecoregion of Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. Can. J. For. Res. 32: 2010–2021 (2002).

Reports and Publications Using Mountain Legacy Images

Fire History Study, Castle River Watershed, Alberta. 2012.