MNRF Science Insights Seminar – Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Potential of the Managed Forest Sector

2015/06/04 3:00 pm Eastern Time - 2015/06/04 5:00 pm Eastern Time

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MNRF’s Science Insights is a seminar series brought to you by the Science and Research Branch of the MNRF. MNRF Science is inviting resource professionals to attend their upcoming seminar, Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Potential of the Managed Forest Sector, to be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 4. To request a WebEx line for this seminar, email abigail.obenchain@ontario.ca.

The speaker is Jiaxin Chen of the Forest Research and Monitoring Section. Dr. Chen will focus on his and his colleagues’ work on assessing the greenhouse gas mitigation potential of Canada’s managed forest sector. He will discuss the carbon balance of this sector in the 20th century, including carbon stock changes of managed forests, a life-cycle analysis of harvested wood products in Canada, and reduced greenhouse gas emissions from using some harvested wood products to replace other construction materials.

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Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • 2015/06/04
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Event Location

Venue:  

Address:
1235 Queen St E, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CA, P6A 2E5

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