Mapping of soil fertility and site sensitivity to forest biomass harvesting on a Quebec and Canadian scale


  • Project funded by the Fonds québécois sur la nature et les technologies and PERD (Program of Energy Research and Development).
  • Integration of spatial data available for the land: soil inventories, ecological inventories, and mining exploration data.
  • Integration of mapping into Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's BIMAT (Biomass Inventory Mapping and Analysis Tool) model.
  • Integration of mapping into FPInnovations-Feric's BiOS model.


  • David Paré, CFS-LFC
  • Brian Titus, CFS-PFC
  • Doug Maynard, CFS-PFC
  • Beyhan Amichev, postdoctoral trainee
  • Suzanne Brais, Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Alain Leduc, Université du Québec à Montréal

Project status

  • On-going