Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations

Provincial-Level Projection of the Current Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreak

Year 3 Results (Obsolete)

In the past year (2005/2006), both the beetle projection and forest management response portions of the model have been improved and projections updated based on the results of the 2005 Provincial Aerial Overview of Forest Health.  This work represents "updates" to the efforts of Year 2.

Reports

Spreadsheets

Maps

The following series of maps represents the state of the outbreak as seen in 2005 and as projected for 3 different years in the future.  They are 2.5 megabyte PDF files.

  • Observed percentage of pine volume killed in 2005
  • Projection of percentage of pine volume killed by 2006
  • Projection of percentage of pine volume killed by 2009
  • Projection of percentage of pine volume killed by 2012

Ministry contact: Adrian Walton.