Canadian Forest Service Publications

Genetic gains demonstration network: ten years and growing. 2007. Beaulieu, J. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out Number 32.

Year: 2007

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 26907

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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More than 100 million trees have been planted in Quebec for reforestation. In 1996, a network of plantations was established to demonstrate the gains in growth and quality of genetically improved seed sources that were recommended over local or poor quality seed sources for reforesting.

Also available under the title:
Le Réseau de démonstration des gains génétiques. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 32. (French)