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Boreal Forest Research Conference 2013

Shaw Conference Centre 9797 Jasper Avenue Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9 Monday, October 7 – Thursday, October 10, 2013 City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Shaw Conference Centre Short Description : Boreal Forests at Risk: From Boreal Science to Public Policy Event Category : Conventions / Conferences Where to purchase tickets :  Register online here. Tickets Phone : (780) 492-6057 Additional Information : The 16th IBFRA Conference, is being hosted by Natural Resources Canada and the University of Alberta, and will include keynote speakers, panel discussions and scientific sessions (oral and poster) exploring advances in research and policy relating to boreal forests, with emphasis on important regional and global issues including conservation of habitat and biodiversity, strategies for mitigation of and adaptation to changing climate, coping with changes in disturbance regimes, and socio-economic changes and impacts.  Emphasis will be placed on the use of science to inform management practices and public policy in the boreal. More info :…. Event Details. Location: Shaw Conference Centre