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- Girard, François; De Grandpré, Louis; Ruel, Jean-Claude
- Canadian journal of forest research = 2014 v.44 no.10 pp. 1165-1176
- stand structure, etc ; Abies balsamea; Choristoneura fumiferana; boreal forests; climate change; climatic factors; defoliation; forest ecosystems; mortality; shade tolerance; stand composition; storms; temporal variation; tree mortality; trees; understory; windthrow; Quebec; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... As climate changes, boreal forest ecosystems may become subject to disturbances that were previously uncommon in some regions. In recent decades, large tracts of northeastern boreal forest of Canada have been affected by different types of climatic events causing a lot of partial and some total stand mortality. Since these disturbances may become more important drivers of forest dynamics, there is ...