Academic Publications/Reports : 1995- present
Nicol, K."Scenic Resources of the WNMF" Prepared for the WNMF, July 1995, 14
Nicol, K."Selected Outdoor Recreational Activites in the WNMF" December,
1995. Prepared for the WNMF, 40 pages.
Nicol, K."Tourism Capability for Selected Outdoor Recreational Activities in the
Western Newfoundland Model Forest (WNMF) ". Prepared for the WNMF, April 1996, 11
Pages plus 3 maps.
Nicol, K. and Ed Andrews. "Guide Training and Resource Manual-Burnt Island
Ecological Reserve" June 1999, 158 pages.
Nicol, K and Kristie Nicol "Geo-referencing of Non Timber Values in the
WNMF", August 1999, 20 pages plus maps.
Nicol, K. and Heather Nicol "Trail Interpretation and Guided Walks on the
Participark Trail" Prepared for the WNMF, October 2000, 18 pages.
Nicol, K and Heather Nicol "Review of Marine and Coastal Recreational Activities
in Western Newfoundland and Southern Labrador" Prepared for D.F.O. -Oceans Branch,
Nov. 2001, 49 pages.
Between 1995 and 1999 I was the contributing Technical Editor for SKI
TRAX Magazine- North America's X-Country Ski Magazine. Since 2000 I have
been the Technical Editor of SKI TRAX Magazine providing ski technique information for 4 issues
"Lessons Learned - Interviews with People Involved in Avalanches in
Western Newfoundland" Chapter in "Killer Snow- Avalanches in Newfoundland
and Labrador", published by Flanker Press, St. John's, NL, Feb. 2007, pp
"Housing orientation and Heating Requirements in Canada." Chapter in
Canadian Planning - Linking Practice with Theory. Edited by Jill Grant,
published by Thompson Nelson, January 2007, pp 262-265.
"Spring Drinking Water Project", Final Report to CEE, May 20, 2008, 40pp.
"Newfoundland's Failing Springs" Alternatives Journal, Vol 34, #4, 2008,
Study into Use of Springs”. In: Water News, pg 10, December 2008.
Study into the Use of Springs for Drinking Water in Western and Central
Newfoundland”. In: Water Practice and Technology, Vol 4, Issue 3,
Nicol, K. "Best Hiking Trails in Western Newfoundland", Published by
Breakwater Books, August 1987, 60 pages.
Nicol, K."Images of Western Newfoundland", Published by Breakwater Books,,
July 1991, 95 Pages.
Newfoundland and Labrador SNOW GUIDE-published annually-1992-2000- for the Snow
Industry Association of Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador (5,000 printed annually).
Canoeing, Hiking, and Mountain Biking Maps and Guides- prepared for the Western
Newfoundland Model Forest, August, 1996 (12,000 printed).