Canadian Forest Service Publications

La paludification : ses causes et ses effets. 2010. Bernier, P.Y.; Paré, D. Ressources naturelles Canada, Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides, Québec, QC. L'Éclaircie, no 56. 2 p.

Year: 2010

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 31545

Language: French

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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In northwestern Quebec, a large portion of the boreal forest is subject to paludification, a natural process involving the gradual accumulation of a thick layer of organic matter. Can the degree of paludification be predicted? What impact does it have on forest productivity?

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Paludification: causes and effects. Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 56. (English)