Object & Deliverables
The main objective of the project was to:
- examine the effect of lodgepole pine mortality following Mountain Pine Beetle attack on radial and height growth of black and white spruce , and hw factors such as tree characteristics will influence growth of both species.
- Develop diameter growth models to predict post release growth of MB infested stands
The final report was presented March 27, 2017 by Phil Comeau, Dept. of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta