Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

A Future for Whitebark Pine Ecosystems in Northern BC

Wednesday February 1, 2017  12:00pm-1:00pm

The Old Church (on the corner of First Avenue and King Street) - Smithers, BC

About this presentation

It has been 10 years since the Bulkley Valley Research Centre began its research into the restoration of endangered whitebark pine in northern BC. It is time to celebrate achievements, reflect on challenges, and lay out a strategy to ensure a future for this unique tree species and the ecosystem that depends on it.

About Sybille Haeussler

Sybille Haeussler (Ph.D., RPF) is an associate researcher (and longtime former Board Member) of the Bulkley Valley Research Centre and an adjunct professor at UNBC. She has studied the forest and rangeland ecosystems of the Skeena region since 1978 and has co-led the BVRC’s whitebark pine ecosystem research and restoration program since 2007.