Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Wildfire

* denotes an active project. ⌘ denotes a multi-year/continuing project

Project # Project Title Project Lead Funding Agency
2020-40* Response of Ecosystems and Plants to Fire Evelyn Hamilton, Sybille Haeussler, Reg Newman, Julia Chandler Forest Enhancement Society (FESBC), BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development (MFLNRORD)
2020-39* Recovery of White Bark Pine (WBP) after Wildfire Alana Clason BC MoE Parks, Society for Ecosystem Restoration in Northern BC (SERNbc)
2020-37b* Response of Moose Browse to Wildfire and Reforestation Alana Clason EcoCanada, MFLNRORD, North Area Skeena Region, Canada Summer Jobs program.
2020-01c* Implications of including/excluding prescribed fire in various landscapes under future climate conditions Dr. Kira Hoffman (BVRC Research Associate and Post Doctoral Fellow) BC Wildfire Service, Canadian Forest Service
2020-01b* Historical fire regimes and how they relate to the current forest/fuel structure and wildfire threat in north-central and northwest BC Dr. Kira Hoffman (BVRC Research Associate and Post Doctoral Fellow) BC Wildfire Service, BC Parks, National Geographic
2020-01a* Understanding implications of forest management practices with respect to occurrence and severity of wildfires, evaluating post fire recovery and resiliency and improving tools (i.e. Fire Behaviour Predictor) Dr. Phil Burton (UNBC), Dr.Sam Coggins (BVRC Research Associate) BC Wildfire Service, Canadian Forest Service
2020-01* Forest Management, Historical Disturbances, Prescribed Burning, and Wildfire Risk Evelyn Hamilton, Phil Burton (UNBC), Kira Hoffman, Sam Coggins, Alana Clason, Irene Ronalds, Dawn Hanson BC Wildfire Service, Canadian Forest Service
2019-3, 2020-37* Carbon Dynamics of Planted and Natural Regeneration Stands in the Northern Interior Following Wildfires Dr. Alana Clason BC MFLNRORD, Forest Carbon Initiative - Science and Research Agenda, Canada Summer Jobs Program