A structured decision-making approach to climate change adaptation in the forest sector

@inproceedings{Ohlson2005ASD,
  title={A structured decision-making approach to climate change adaptation in the forest sector},
  author={Dan W. Ohlson and Greg A. McKinnon and Kelvin G. Hirsch},
  year={2005}
}
Climate change presents a risk to the composition, health, and vitality of Canada’s forests and forest sector. Effects may be either negative or positive, and will interact in complex ways over many spatial and temporal scales depending on such factors as physical geography, forest type, and forest management practices. Given the apparent vulnerability of forests and the forest sector to climate change, it is prudent that forest and forest-based community managers begin to develop adaptive… CONTINUE READING
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