Canadian Forest Service Publications

Climate change: response of black spruce. 2005. Bigras, F.J. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out Number 19. 1 p.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 32304

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

Availability: PDF (download)

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Climate change is an undeniable reality, and the boreal forest's response to accelerated global warming will surely have a major impact on forest ecosystems. The effect that higher concentrations of carbon dioxide (CO2 ) will have on the growth and productivity of forest tree species is one of the concerns at hand.

Also available under the title:
Changement climatique : réponse de l'épinette noire. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 19. (Mise à jour disponible, voir l'Éclaircie No. 83) (French)