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Branchlines

Latest Issue - Spring 2021

Check out our Spring 2021 Branchlines, Volume 32. This edition looks at UBC Forestry’s first-ever virtual Commonwealth Forestry Conference, reconciliation through restoration, genomics in society, and cellulose as a material of the future. Want to learn more? Read on!

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Fraser River Estuary in Need of Urgent Intensive Care

There are 102 species at risk in the Fraser River estuary, but it’s not too late to save them. New conservation research can help solve this.

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Implementing Landscape-Scale Interventions in the Tropics

Chronicling two years of research in Ghana, Indonesia, and Zambia, this research outlines how integrated landscape approaches can address the challenges of land and resource management in multi-functional rural landscapes.

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Measuring Changes in Urban Greenness Across Canada

Researchers developed an urban greenness score framework, with the potential to serve as an open-access monitoring tool to better understand how cities and their vegetation change over time.

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Past Issues

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Winter 2020

This edition looks at UBC Forestry’s new degree & certificate programs for 2021, spinning gold from wood, and a century of Forestry in an alumnus family.

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Fall 2020

Check out our Fall 2020 Branchlines, Volume 31. This edition looks at how road visibility may influence grizzly bear movements, studying apes during COVID-19, a novel portable DNA detection method, and Vancouverites’ knowledge of invasive species. Want to learn more? Read on!

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Summer 2020

Check out our Summer 2020 Branchlines, Volume 31. This edition looks at Wildfires during COVID-19, biosurveillance, and using satellite images to detect fire patterns. Want to learn more? Read on!

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