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Boucher and al 2019

Boucher, J.-F., Tremblay, P., Lefebvre, A., Fradette, O., Bouchard, S., and Lord, D. 2019. The carbon fraction in biomass and organic matter in boreal open woodlands of Eastern Canada. Écoscience: 1-6. doi: 10.1080/11956860.2019.1586119.

Faubert and al 2017

Faubert, P., Durocher, S., Bertrand, N., Ouimet, R., Rochette, P., Tremblay, P., Boucher, J.F., and Villeneuve, C. 2017. Greenhouse Gas Emissions after Application of Landfilled Paper Mill Sludge for Land Reclamation of a Nonacidic Mine Tailings Site. J Environ Qual 46(5): 950-960. doi: 10.2134/jeq2017.03.0119.

Dufour and al 2016

Dufour, B., Boucher, J.F., Tremblay, P., Mailly, D., and Lord, D. 2016. Black-spruce-lichen woodlands growth and carbon drawdown potentials as revealed by mature stands. Boreal Environment Research 21(1-2): 71-86.

Cavard and al 2015

Cavard, X., Boucher, J.F., and Bergeron, Y. 2015. Vegetation and topography interact with weather to drive the spatial distribution of wildfires in the eastern boreal forest of Canada. International Journal of Wildland Fire 24(3): 391-406. doi: 10.1071/wf13128.

Dessureault and al 2015

Dessureault, P.L., Boucher, J.F., Tremblay, P., Bouchard, S., and Villeneuve, C. 2015. Uncovering the Minor Contribution of Land-Cover Change in Upland Forests to the Net Carbon Footprint of a Boreal Hydroelectric Reservoir. Journal of Environmental Quality 44(4): 1111-1118. doi: 10.2134/jeq2015.02.0071.

Gonzalez and al 2013

Gonzalez, E., Hebert, F., Boucher, J.-F., Sirois, P., and Lord, D. 2013. Lichen-spruce woodland early indicators of ecological resilience following silvicultural disturbances in Québec’s closed-crown forest zone. American Journal of Plant Sciences 4: 749-765.

Hébert and al 2013

Hebert, F., Boucher, J.F., Walsh, D., Tremblay, P., Cote, D., and Lord, D. 2013. Black spruce growth and survival in boreal open woodlands 10 years following mechanical site preparation and planting. Forestry 87(2): 277-286. doi: 10.1093/forestry/cpt052.

Laurent et al 2013

Laurent, A.B., Gaboury, S., Wells, J.R., Bonfils, S., Boucher, J.F., Bouchard, S., D’Amours, S., and Villeneuve, C. 2013. Cradle-to-Gate Life-Cycle Assessment of a Glued-Laminated Wood Product from Quebec’s Boreal Forest. For. Prod. J. 63(5-6): 190-198. doi: 10.13073/fpj-d-13-00048.

Tremblay and al 2013

Tremblay, P., Boucher, J.-F., Tremblay, M., and Lord, D. 2013. Afforestation of boreal open woodlands: Early performance and ecophysiology of planted black spruce seedlings. Forests 4(2): 433-454.

Boucher and al 2012

Boucher, J.F., Tremblay, P., Gaboury, S., and Villeneuve, C. 2012. Can boreal afforestation help offset incompressible GHG emissions from Canadian industries? Process Safety and Environmental Protection 90(6): 459-466. doi: 10.1016/j.psep.2012.10.011.

Madec and al 2012

Madec, C., Walsh, D., Lord, D., Tremblay, P., Boucher, J.-F., and Bouchard, S. 2012. Afforestation of black spruce lichen woodlands by natural seeding. Northern Journal of Applied Forestry 29(4): 191-196.

Gaboury and al 2009

Gaboury, S., Boucher, J.F., Villeneuve, C., Lord, D., and Gagnon, R. 2009. Estimating the net carbon balance of boreal open woodland afforestation: A case-study in Quebec’s closed-crown boreal forest. Forest Ecol Manag 257(2): 483-494. doi: DOI 10.1016/j.foreco.2008.09.037.

 Boucher and al 2008

Article de synthèse sur le «Potentiel et enjeux à propos de la création de puits de carbone en forêt boréale», par Boucher et coll., dans Liaison Énergie-Francophonie, Septembre 2008

Additional documents

Carbone boreal flyer

GHG verification statement by the BNQ (2018)

GHG verification statement by the BNQ (2012)

Quantification protocol for afforestation projects in open woodlands of the closed-crown boreal forest

Carbone boréal project document version 2.2, 15 may 2018

Résolution de participation du Conseil des Montagnais du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean