Canadian Forest Service Publications
Forest Fires and Climate Change: Looking at the Past to Predict the Future. 2011. Girardin, M. NRCan, CFS, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Québec, Que. Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 69. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 32983
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
Availability: PDF (download)
Fires have always played a major role in shaping the boreal forest, and fire activity has increased to significant levels during certain periods. Patterns of fire activity in the past can shed light on the present and provide insights for predicting the future.
Also available under the title:
Feux de forêt et changement climatique : le passé est-il garant de l'avenir? L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 69. (French)