Carbon Accounting

Publications

Hoover, C.M. and S. Rebain. 2007. The Kane Experimental Forest carbon inventory: carbon reporting with FVS. In: Crookston, N.L. and R.N Havis (comps.) Third Forest Vegetation Simulator (FVS) Conference, February 13-15, 2007; Fort Collins, CO. Proceedings RMRS-P-xx. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. (in press).
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Li, Z, W.A. Kurz, M.J. Apps and S.J. Beukema. 2003. Belowground biomass dynamics in the Carbon Budget Model of the Canadian Forest Sector: recent improvements and implications for the estimation of NPP and NEP. Can. J. For. Res. 33:126-136.

Apps, M.J., W.A. Kurz, S.J. Beukema and J.S. Bhatti. 1999. Carbon budget of the Canadian forest product sector. Environmental Science & Policy 2:25-41.

Kurz, W.A. and M.J. Apps. 1999. A 70-year retrospective analysis of carbon fluxes in the Canadian Forest Sector. Ecol. Appl. 9:526-547.

Kurz, W.A., S.J. Beukema and M.J. Apps. 1998. Carbon budget implications of the transition from natural to managed disturbance regimes in forest ecosystems. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 2:405-421.
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Price, D.T., M.J Apps and W.A. Kurz. 1998. Past and future carbon dynamics of Canada’s forestry sector. In: G.H. Kohlmaier, M. Weber and R.A. Houghton (eds.) Carbon Dioxide Mitigation in Forestry and Wood Industry. Springer-Verlag. pp. 63-88.

Greenough, J.A., M.J. Apps and W.A. Kurz. 1997. Influence of methodology and assumptions on reported national carbon flux inventories: An Illustration from the Canadian Forest Sector. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 2:267-283.

Price, D.T., D.H. Halliwell, M.J. Apps, W.A. Kurz and S.R. Curry. 1997. Comprehensive assessment of carbon stocks and fluxes in a Boreal-Cordilleran forest management unit. Can. J. For. Res. 27: 2005-2016.

Kurz, W.A. and M.J. Apps. 1996. Retrospective assessment of carbon flows in Canadian boreal forests. In: M.J. Apps and D.T. Price (eds). Forest Ecosystems, Forest Management and the Global Carbon Cycle, NATO ASI Series 1: Global Environmental Change. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Vol. 40, pp. 173-182.

Kurz, W.A., M.J. Apps, P.G. Comeau and J.A. Trofymow. 1996. The Carbon Budget of British Columbia’s Forests, 1920-1989: Preliminary Analysis and Recommendations for Refinements. Canada-British Columbia Partnership Agreement on Forest Resource Development: FRDA II. Joint publication of Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre and B.C. Ministry of Forests, Research Branch, Victoria, BC. FRDA Rept. 261. 62 p.

Kurz, W.A., S.J. Beukema and M.J. Apps. 1996. Estimation of Root Biomass and Dynamics for the Carbon Budget Model of the Canadian Forest Sector. Can. J. For. Res. 26:1973-1979.

Price, D.T., R.M. Mair, W.A. Kurz and M.J. Apps. 1996. Effects of forest management, harvesting and wood processing on ecosystem carbon dynamics: a boreal case study. In: M.J. Apps and D.T. Price (eds). “Forest Ecosystems, Forest Management and the Global Carbon Cycle,” NATO ASI Series 1: Global Environmental Change, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Vol. 40, pp. 279-292.

Reports

Beukema, S.J. 2007. Carbon Budget for Forest Products, Final Report. Prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, B.C. for Natural Resources Canada, Vancouver, BC. 14 pp.

Beukema, S.J. 2004. Preliminary Impact Assessment of New Assumptions in the CBM. Prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, BC for Climatology & Soil Conservation, Ministry of Forests, Victoria, BC. 13 pp.

Beukema, S.J. 2004. Further analyses of the potential impacts of mountain pine beetle on forest carbon stock changes in British Columbia (2000-2032). Prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, BC for the BC Ministry of Forests, Victoria, BC. 17 pp.

Posters and Presentations

Hall, A. 2011. The Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Burning Post-Harvest Debris Piles. Presentation at the CONFOR 2011 Conference, Jasper, AB, February 4-5, 2011.