Forestry session at NCASI Canadian Meeting

NCASI’s 2010 Canadian Meeting will be held in Montreal on November 23 and 24. The meeting will include a forestry technical session on Wednesday, November 24. The agenda follows.

Introduction and Overview of NCASI’s Current Forestry Program

Kirsten Vice and Darren Sleep, NCASI  

Federal Forest Industry-Related Policy Initiatives

Stephen Virc, Environment Canada (Canadian Wildlife Service) 

Sustainable Forest Management in Quebec

Hugo Jacqmain, Quebec Ministry of Natural Resources and Wildlife  

Ontario Initiatives Affecting the Forest Products Industry

Rosalyn Lawrence (invited), Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources 

National Forest Carbon Stocks & Implications for Canadian Forest Policy

Werner Kurz (to be confirmed), Natural Resources Canada 

Protected Areas and Timber Producing Forests: Whole Landscape Management

Yolanda Wiersma, Memorial University of Newfoundland 

Woodland Caribou Research in Quebec

Martin-Hughes St.-Laurent, Université du Québec à Rimouski 

Ontario Woodland Caribou Research Project

Ian Thompson, Canadian Forestry Service 

Estimating Biomass Availability in Eastern Canada

Evelyn Thiffault, Natural Resources Canada 

Hydrological Consequences of Harvesting Intensity in Forested Catchments

Frederick Beall, Canadian Forestry Service 

Identification and Mitigation of Habitat-Related Impacts to American Eels in Eastern Canada

Al Rose, Department of Fisheries and Oceans 

The Role of Roads in Forest Management and Opportunities for Mitigation of Environmental Effects

Darren Sleep, NCASI  

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