Canadian Forest Service Publications
ECOLEAP: Estimating productivity, from leaf to landscape. 2003. Bernier, P.Y. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Quebec, QC. Branching out, No. 1. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 22819
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
Availability: PDF (download)
Evaluating forest productivity is the cornerstone of the forester’s work. However, such events as an insect infestation, a fire or difficult climatic conditions affect the dynamics of ecosystems (photo-synthesis, transpiration, etc.) and change the forest growth within a region from one year to the next.
Also available under the title:
ECOLEAP : Estimer la productivité, de la feuille au paysage. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 1. (French)