Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Creation of biogeoclimatic site series pedigree and edatopic range list

Project Reference Number: 2013-07

Project Status: Complete

Led by: Will MacKenzie, Provincial BEC Ecologist, Smithers

Funder: Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations

This project is to organize and create content for relating historical and contemporary site series in the provincial ecosystem classification dtabase (BECdb).

Specific work to be completed:

  • Link database records of historical and contemporary site series from unit crosswalks in published field guides.
  • Create edatopic position matrix (SMR, SNR) for all contemporary and historical site series from edatopic grids in published field guides.
  • Identify and record site series with other important site factors.