Martin P. Girardin

Forest and Fire Ecology, Dendroclimatology, Forest Productivity

Conferences

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Ae-1    2002   Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Reconstructing atmospheric circulation history using tree rings: one more step toward understanding temporal changes in forest dynamics. In Proceedings for the 3rd International Sustainable Forest Management Network Conference - Advance in forest management: from knowledge to practice, 13-15 November, Edmonton, Alberta. Edited by T.S. Veeman, P.N. Duinker, B.J. Macnab, A,G. Coyne, K.M. Veeman, and D. Korber. Edmonton, Alberta. pp. 105-110.

 

ABSTRACTS

Af-1    2000    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J, and Bergeron, Y. Analyse des gradients écologiques dans les tourbières dominées par le mélèze du Sud-Ouest de la forêt boréale. GREF interuniversitaire 03 :24.

Af-2    2000    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J, and Bergeron, Y. Dynamique des tourbières dominées par le mélèze (Larix laricina) dans la forêt boréale du sud-ouest québécois. ACFAS 68: 00.

Af-3    2001    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Bergeron, Y. and Flannigan, M.D. Reconstruction climatique (1545-1984) au Nord de la Ceinture d’Argile, Québec. GREF interuniversitaire 04: 20.

Af-4    2002    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Reconstructing atmospheric circulation history using tree rings: one more step toward understanding temporal changes in forest dynamics. 3rd nternational Sustainable Forest Management Network Conference, Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, November 13-15.

Af-5    2002    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Multicentury reconstruction of the Canadian Drought Code, eastern Canada, and its relationships with atmospheric circulation. 6th International Conference on Dendrochronlogy, University Laval, Québec, Québec, August 26: 119.

Af-6    2004    Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Caractère non-stationnaire et cyclique du climat de l’est canadien au cours des trois cent dernières années et son impact sur la forêt boréale mixte. Deuxième Colloque conjoint CRBF / GREFi - La forêt sous tout ses aspects. Pavillon La Laurentienne, Université Laval, Québec, Québec. Mars 10-11.

Af-7    2005    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Synoptic scale atmospheric circulation and summer drought variability of the past three centuries, Boreal Canada. Ecological Society of America 90th Annual Meeting, August 7-12, Montreal, Quebec.

Af-8    2005    Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Synoptic scale atmospheric circulation and fire weather conditions of the past three centuries, Boreal Canada. The Canadian Association of Geographers annual meeting, May 31-June 04, London, Ontario.

Ag-9    2006    Bergeron, Y., Girardin, M.P., Denneler, B., and Suran, B. Forest fire-climate relationships and fire seasonality in a boreal insular landscape of western Quebec, Canada. Cultural Diversity, Environmental Variability. 7th International Conference on Dendrochronology. June 11-17, 2006 Beijing, China.

Af-10   2007    Girardin, M.P., Flannigan, M.D., Tardif, J.C., and Bergeron, Y. 2007. Climate, weather and forest fires of the past 200 years in southeastern Canada boreal forests inferred from tree rings: some insights for natural disturbance-based management. Climate change impacts on boreal forest disturbance regimes. Disturbance dynamics in boreal forests – VI international conference. Fairbanks, Alaska, May 30 to June 2.

Ag-11    2006   Girardin, M.P. Area burned variability in Canada from 1781-1982 estimated from tree-ring data. Boreal Conference 2006: dynamic forests, dynamic thinking, Cochrane, Ontario, October 1-4.

Ag-12    2006   Girardin, M.P. Interdecadal variations of area burned in Canada, AD 1781-1982. International Boreal Forest Research Association 13th scientific conference: new challenges in management of boreal forests, Umea, Sweden, August 28-30.

 

POSTERS

Ag-1    2000   Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., and Bergeron, Y. Population dynamics of Tamarack (Larix laricina (Du Roi) K. Koch) growing in wetlands from the south-western Quebec boreal forest, E.S.A. Supplement to the Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 87: 100.

Ag-2    2001   Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., and Bergeron, Y. Population dynamics of Larix laricina stands from the southwestern Quebec boreal forest. GREF interuniversitaire 04: 21.

.Ag-3   2003  Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Synoptic dendroclimatology and its application in the understanding of the multicentury drought variability. Impacts and adaptation in the prairies provinces forests and forest industry. University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba. March 10-11, 2003.

Ag-4    2004   Girardin, M.P. and Tardif, J. Relationships between tree growth and the atmospheric vertical profile in the Boreal Plains of Manitoba. International Boreal Forest Research Association 12th annual scientific conference - Climate disturbance interactions in boreal forest ecosystems. May 3-6 2004, Fairbanks Princesse River Lodge, Fairbanks, Alaska.

Ag-5    2004   Girardin, M.P. and Tardif, J. Relationships between tree growth and the atmospheric vertical profile in the Boreal Plains of Manitoba. Conference on tree-ring and climate: sharpening the focus, Tucson, Arizona, April 6-9.

Ag-6    2006    Girardin, M.P. Interdecadal variations of area burned in Canada, AD 1781-1982. International Boreal Forest Research Association 13th scientific conference: new challenges in management of boreal forests, Umea, Sweden, August 28-30.

Ag-7    2006    Girardin, M.P., Raulier, F., Bernier, P.Y., and Tardif, J. Impacts of climate change on radial growth of eight boreal tree species growing in the Boreal Plains of Manitoba, Canada. 7th international conference on dendrochronology: cultural diversity, environmental variability, Beijing, China, June11-17.

Ag-8    2006    Girardin, M.P. Area burned variability in Canada from 1781-1982 estimated from tree-ring data. Boreal Conference 2006: dynamic forests, dynamic thinking, Cochrane, Ontario, October 1-4.

Ag-9    2007    Girardin, M.P., and Mudelsee, M. Past and future changes in Canadian boreal forest wildfire activity. Sustainability – knowing, understanding and applying. 6th North American Forest Ecology Workshop (NAFEW), Vancouver, British Columbia, June 18-20.

 

PRESENTATION AS GUEST SPEAKER

Girardin, M.P. 2007. Past and future changes in wildfire activity in Canada as told by some old living trees. Canadian Institute of Forestry Climate Change and Forests lecture series. June 13. http://www.cif-ifc.org/en/resources/AV

Girardin, M.P. 2007. Past and future changes in wildfire activity in Canada. Canadian Interagency Fire Centre Science and Technology Working Group annual meeting. September 30 and October 1. Four Points Sheraton Hotel, Gatineau, Québec.

 

OTHERS

 

*Ah-1   2001  Girardin,M.P. Dynamique des peuplements de mélèze dans les tourbières de la région du Lac Duparquet, Abitibi. Mémoire de maîtrise. Université du Québec à Montréal. 116 pages.

Ah-2     2001  Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J., and Flannigan, M.D. Spatio-temporal variability in climate and fire frequency reconstructed from tree-rings, Manitoba to central Quebec. Seminar series, University of Manitoba, December 06.

Ah-3     2001  Tardif, J. et Girardin, M.P. Tree rings and climate: preliminary results. Workshop on the science of climate change in Manitoba, University of Winnipeg, August 30.

Ah-4     2002  Gill, C., Sutton, A., Girardin, M.P., and Tardif, J. Disturbance dynamics in the Duck Mountain Ecoregion. Manitoba Sustainable Forest Management Network Meeting. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, April 17.

Af-5     2003   Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Multicentury analyses of trends, periodicities, and variance associated with atmospheric circulation on a Canadian Drought Code network. Understanding Climate Change Impacts on Manitoba’s Water Resources. Canadian Water Resources Association symposium, Canad Inn, 1824 Pembina Hwy, Winnipeg, Manitoba. June 16 - 17.

Ah-6    2003   Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Synoptic dendroclimatology and its application in the understanding of the multicentury drought variability. Paleoenvironmental Records (PER) for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation. Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative, 150 - 10 Research Dr., University of Regina, Regina, SK, S4S 7J7. March 21-22.

Ah-7    2003   Girardin, M.P. and Tardif, J. Sensitivity of the Duck Mountain Provincial Forest to atmospheric circulation changes. Manitoba Sustainable Forest Management Network Meeting. University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba. November 28.

Ah-8    2003   Flannigan, M., Girardin, M.P., Tardif, J. and Bergeron, Y. Climate and fire relationships in the central and eastern Canadian boreal forest. Project report for the Sustainable Forest Management Network. 8 pages. PDF

Ah-9    2003   Girardin, M.P. and Tardif, J. Sensitivity of the Duck Mountain Provincial Forest to atmospheric circulation changes. Manitoba Sustainable Forest Management Network Meeting. University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba. November 28, 2003.

Ah-10  2004   Girardin, M.P. and Tardif, J. Sensitivity of tree growth to the atmospheric vertical profile in the Boreal Plains of Manitoba. Project report for the Sustainable Forest Management Network. 16 pages.

Ah-11  2004   Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Summer drought variability and synoptic scale atmospheric circulation of the past three centuries, boreal Canada. North American Drought Monitor: forest indicators workshop. Northern Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service (Natural Resources Canada), Edmonton, Alberta. January 17, 2005.

Ah-12   2004  Girardin, M.P. Tardif, J., Flannigan, M.D., and Bergeron, Y. Summer Drought Variability and Atmospheric Circulation of the Past Three Centuries on the Boreal Shield and Boreal Plains of Canada. Manitoba Association of Plant Botanists. 6th Annual Science Meeting. Carolyn Sifton Theatre, Department of Plant Science, University of Manitoba. November 20, 2004.

*Ah-13  2005 Girardin, M.P. Dendrochronological reconstruction of the variability in atmospheric circulation and fire weather conditions for the past three centuries in the Canadian boreal forest. Ph.D. dissertation. University of Manitoba. 227 pages

Ah-14   2005  Girardin, M.P. Three centuries reconstruction of large-scale fire weather patterns for the Canadian boreal forest. Project report for the Prairies Adaptation Research Collaborative (PARC). 22 pages.