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Centre d'enseignement et de recherche en foresterie – CERFO

CCTT contact information

2440, chemin Sainte-Foy
Québec (Québec) G1V 1T2
Phone : 418 659-4225
Fax : 418 659-4226

Web site : http://www.cerfo.qc.ca

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Points of service

  • Gatineau

    Contacts

    Denis Durand

    General Manager
    418 659-4225 extension 2500
    d.durand@cerfo.qc.ca


    Fields of expertise

    • Sustainable and ecosystem-based forest management
    • Applied silviculture
    • Applied forest ecology
    • Integrated planning of logging operations, development of operation schedules, lumber yard design
    • Agroforestry
    • Urban Forestry
    • Forest remote sensing
    • International forestry

    Application examples

    • Trials, evaluations and monitoring of silvicultural treatments throughout CERFO’s network of 50 experimental designs and silvicultural trials in Quebec’s forest lands
    • Evaluation of the implementation of the irregular shelterwood cutting
    • Optimization of regeneration processes
    • Cultural operations for young stands
    • Synthesis and use of environmental information in field guides
    • Implementation of a new spatial planning system
    • Assessing the impacts of silvicultural treatments on the quality of wildlife habitats
    • Mapping of urban heats islands/cool islands
    • Use of lidar for the analysis of hydrographic network