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Cindy Shaw

Soil Carbon Analyst
Northern Forestry Centre
5320 122 Street Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta, T6H 3S5

Tel.: (825) 510-1169


  • Member of the forest carbon accounting team at the Northern Forestry Centre
  • Primary role is to improve the representation of soil in the Carbon Budget Model of the Canadian Forest Sector (CBM-CFS3) at scales ranging from the national to stand level
  • Involved with model evaluation and calibration studies through collaboration with researchers who have intensively sampled forest stands to estimate forest C stocks and through comparison of model output with C stock estimates from the National Forest Inventory (NFI) ground plot data
  • Interest in sampling design and procedures used to estimate forest C stocks and the development of forest humus form classification

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