Canadian Forest Service Publications
New indicators of the impact of biomass harvesting in the boreal forest. 2016. Klimaszewski, J. NRCan, CFS, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Québec, Que. Branching out from the Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre. No. 105. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 36976
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
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Indicators must be developed in order to track the long-term effects of the removal of residual biomass (forest harvesting residues) on litter-dwelling insects. Working in collaboration with colleagues from the Université du Québec à Montréal and the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, a research team from the Canadian Forest Service targeted 10 species of rove beetles commonly found in the boreal forest that have significant impacts on the transformation of harvesting residues.
Also available under the title:
De nouveaux indicateurs de l'impact de la récolte de biomasse en forêt boréale. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No 105. (French)