Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
FIA Project Y073006

    Group selection silvicultural systems to maintain caribou habitat in high elevation forests (ESSFwc3) in central BC: 2006/07
 
Project lead: Waterhouse, Michaela
Contributing Authors: Waterhouse, Michaela J.; Armleder, Harold M.; Newsome, Teresa A.; Teti, Patrick
Imprint: [BC] : [Ministry of Forests and Range], 2007
Subject: Forest Investment Account (FIA), Caribou, British Columbia
Series: Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Forest Science Program
Description:
This project continues to fit with the strategic goals of the FSP program in providing relevant and timely information and extension products to support both sustainable forest management and timber growth and value. The main driving force for this project continues to be testing silvicultural systems that can be used to maintain mountain caribou habitat. We will continue to work directly on monitoring the impact of the various systems on arboreal lichens, vegetation and stand structure (caribou habitat attributes), and also will continue to study the impacts of these systems on biodiversity, tree regeneration and snow hydrology.
Related projects:  FSP_Y051006FSP_Y062006
Contact: Waterhouse, Michaela, (250) 398-4409, michaela.waterhouse@gov.bc.ca

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Updated August 16, 2010 

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