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FRST 370 : Community Forests and Community Forestry

Google Search Tips

Google can be useful for searching the websites of government, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community groups and companies to find press releases, reports, etc.

Here are a few commands to focus your search. You can also use the Google Advanced search if you can't remember the commands.

  • Phrase search using quotation marks: “community forestry”
  • Keyword search in the webpage title only: allintitle:“community forestry”
  • File Format search (e.g. pdf documents only): filetype:pdf
  • Restrict search to a specific website or domain (e.g. FAO):
  • Other useful domains are country codes (ca), org, edu, com

Hlk'yah llnagaay (Windy Bay), Lyell Island

Credit: Sally Taylor