Canadian Forest Service Publications

Quel est l'impact de la récolte de la biomasse torestière sur les sols? Participez à la recherche! 2008. Paré, D. Ressources naturelles Canada, Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides, Québec, QC. L'Éclaircie No. 45. 2 p.

Year: 2008

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 29124

Language: French

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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The crisis in the forest industry, climate change and the growing world demand for energy are all arguments for using forest biomass to generate energy. In light of this, the recovery of logging residues (tree branches, foliage and crowns) appears to be a promising option for reducing fossil fuel use, while also diversifying forest production.

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What impact does forest biomass harvesting have on soils? Join the research effort! Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 45. (English)