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Conference and Workshop Presentations

Comeau, P.G. 2007. Silvicultural systems for mixedwood stands in boreal forests of western Canada. IUFRO Conference on Complex Stand Structures and Associated Dynamics: measurement indices and modeling approaches. Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. July 30, 2007.

Comeau, P.G. 2007. Dynamics of aspen and Calamagrostis competition and implications for mixedwood management. 6th North American Forest Ecology Workshop, Vancouver, June 18-20 2007.

Comeau, P.G. 2007. Effects of red alder density on mixed stand development.  Coastal Silviculture Committee Summer Workshop,  Courtenay, B.C. June 22, 2007.

Comeau, P.G. 2007. There goes the neighbourhood: Thoughts on mixedwood management in coastal forests. Coastal Silviculture Committee. Feb. 14, 2007. Victoria.

Comeau, P.G. 2006. Evaluation of banding as an alternative for establishing mixedwood stands. Presentation to Mixedwood Management Association of Alberta. Edmonton. Dec. 12, 2006.

Comeau, P.G. 2006. Modeling spruce establishment in Canada’s boreal forests.  Canadian Weed Science Society Forestry Workshop.  Victoria, B.C. November 29, 2006.

Comeau, P.G. 2006. Dynamics of aspen and Calamagrostis competition and its implications to white spruce growth. Univ. of Alberta, Dept. of Renewable Resources Seminar. November 23, 2006.

Comeau, P.G. 2006. Silvicultural Systems for Mixedwood Management. Sustainable Forest Management Network Conference. Mixedwood Management Association Showcase. June 20-22 2006. Edmonton.

Comeau, P., K. Stadt and M. Bokalo. 2006. Individual Tree – Non-Spatial Models and some thoughts on modeling early development of trees.  Foothills Growth and Yield Association, Post Harvest Stand Development Conference. Edmonton, Alberta.  January 31-February 2, 2006.

Comeau, P., D. Pitt, M. Mihajlovich, and D. MacIsaac. 2006. Effects of herbaceous vegetation control and aspen density on boreal mixedwood stand development (Judy Creek Mixedwood Trial).  Oral presentation to Alberta Forest Practices Association, Silviculture Subgroup. January, 2006.

Comeau, P. and S. Hill. 2006. Impacts of glyphosate on plant community diversity: Impacts of repeated treatments and treatment timing on plant community diversity, stand composition and conifer growth. Oral presentation to Alberta Forest Practices Association, Silviculture Subgroup. January 2006.

Comeau, P.G. 2005. Applying an understanding of stand and competition dynamics for natural regeneration and achievement of alternative end products: Examples from western Canadian mixedwood forests.  Keynote Talk at: The Thin Green Line.  Thunder Bay, Ont. July 26-28, 2005.

Comeau, P., S. Hill, and M. Mihajlovich. 2005. Effects of tending individual spruce to enhance conifer yield in boreal mixedwood stands.  Oral presentation. Fifth International Conference on Forest Vegetation Management.  Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. June 20 -24, 2005.

Comeau, P. 2005. Glyphosate impacts on plant community diversity in Alberta Forests. Poster presented at Fifth International Conference on Forest Vegetation Management.  Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. June 20 -24, 2005.

Comeau, P.G. 2005. Early growth of white spruce underplanted beneath spaced and unspaced aspen stands in northeastern B.C.  Oral presentation. MWMA Underplanting Workshop.  Edson, Alberta. April 14-15, 2005.

Comeau, P., D. Pitt, M. Mihajlovich, and D. MacIsaac. 2005. Effects of herbaceous vegetation control and aspen density on boreal mixedwood stand development (Judy Creek Mixedwood Trial).  Oral presentation to Alberta Forest Practices Association, Silviculture Subgroup. March 15, 2005.

Comeau, P. and S. Hill. 2005. Impacts of glyphosate on plant community diversity: Impacts of repeated treatments and treatment timing on plant community diversity, stand composition and conifer growth. Oral presentation to Alberta Forest Practices Association, Silviculture Subgroup. March 15, 2005.

Comeau, P.G. 2005. Competition dynamics in regenerating stands.  Oral presentation.  OMNR – Objective Based Regeneration Standards Workshop, Toronto.  Feb. 1-3 2005.

Lieffers, V.J., P. Comeau and S. Landhaeusser.  2005. Mixedwood management research at the Univ. of Alberta.  CIF-Rocky Mountain Section Workshop.  January 21, 2005.

Comeau, P., D. Sidders, and C. Hawkins. 2004. Tending practices to maintain mixedwood stand characteristics.  Oral presentation at 2004 Joint Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Forestry and Society of American Foresters. Edmonton, Alberta. October 2-5, 2004.

Filipescu, C.N. and P. Comeau. 2004. Predicting white spruce growth as function of competition in young boreal mixedwoods. Poster presented at 2004 Joint Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Forestry and Society of American Foresters. Edmonton, Alberta. October 2-5, 2004.

Pitt, D., P. Comeau, M. Mihajlovich, D. MacIsaac, W. Parker, S. McPherson and A. Stinson. 2004. Keeping mixedwood forests mixed: A study of the feasibility of regenerating aspen and white spruce. Poster presented at 2004 Joint Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Forestry and Society of American Foresters. Edmonton, Alberta. October 2-5, 2004.

Voicu, M. and P. Comeau. 2004. Evaluation of the spatial influence of young aspen on microclimate and growth of white spruce. Poster presented at 2004 Joint Meeting of the Canadian Institute of Forestry and Society of American Foresters. Edmonton, Alberta. October 2-5, 2004.

Bokalo, M., P. Comeau, and S. Titus. 2003. Early dynamics of aspen and spruce under intensive forest management. Poster presented at 12th World Forestry Congress. Quebec, Sept. 21-28, 2003.

Comeau, P. and M. Voicu. 2003. Evaluating tending options in young boreal mixedwood stands to enhance white spruce growth. Poster presented at 12th World Forestry Congress. Quebec, Sept. 21-28, 2003.

Comeau, P.G. 2003. Evaluating Effects of Forestry Glyphosate Applications on Plant Community Diversity.  Alberta Herbicide Task Force, Annual Meeting, Edmonton, June 25, 2003.

Comeau, P.G. 2003. Estimating yield implications of treating individual spruce in a mixedwood setting, and MGM simulations of other scenarios.  B.C. Ministry of Forests Mixedwood Modeling workshop, Dawson Creek.  May 22, 2003.

Comeau, P. 2003. Competition dynamics and competition management in young spruce-aspen mixtures.  Poster presented at NIVMA/NSC annual meeting, Prince George, B.C.  January 26-27 2003.

Comeau, P.G.. 2002. Long-term effects of vegetation control treatments for release of Engelmann spruce from a mixed-shrub community in the ICHvk1. Fourth International Forest Vegetation Management Conference, Nancy, France, June 17-21, 2002.

Comeau, P.G. 2002. Using operational monitoring for evaluating impacts of vegetation management treatments. Fourth International Forest Vegetation Management Conference, Nancy, France, June 17-21, 2002.

Comeau, P.G. 2002. Light under and adjacent to aspen stands and implications for growing spruce. Fourth International Forest Vegetation Management Conference, Nancy, France, June 17-21, 2002.