Forestry in the News

Science of spring: Why trees are the last plants to green upOttawa Citizen ; Regina Leader-Post; The ProvinceSally AitkenApril 6
Vancouver scientists head up four-year international wildfire studyVancouver is AwesomeLori Daniels ; Dominik RoeserMarch 12
How climate change is threatening wine grapesMaclean’s MagazineElizabeth WolkovichMarch 12
Vancouver scientists head up four-year international wildfire studyVancouver CourierLori Daniels ; Dominik RoeserMarch 11
Sharp rivals go head-to-head with saws, axes at UBC logger competitionGo Tech Daily ; News Locker ; Flipboard UBC ThunderjacksMarch 11
Sharp rivals go head-to-head with saws, axes, at UBC logger competitionVancouver Sun ; The Province ; SY FeedUBC ThunderjacksMarch 8
Wildfire in the Rocky Mountain Trench: past, present and futureBC Local News ; My East Kootenay NowLori DanielsMarch 5
Global warming fast shrinking rainforest role as climate protectorReutersTerry SunderlandMarch 5
The Congo rainforest is losing ability to absorb carbon dioxide. That’s bad for climate changeWashington PostTerry SunderlandMarch 5
Tropical forests are losing the ability to suck up carbon dioxide decades earlier than expected as climate change slows growth and kills treesDaily Mail ; The GuardianTerry SunderlandMarch 5
Wildfire and Carbon: Increasing the resilience of BC’s forests to climate changeThe Working Forest (story page 17)Lori Daniels ; Dominik RoeserFebruary 24
Communities adapting to climate changeCBC BC Today (starts 33:07)Stephen SheppardFebruary 21
Afternoons with James ValentineABC Radio Sydney (starts 2:38:04)Cecil KonijnendijkFebruary 17
Maple Ridge forester receives prestigious awardMaple Ridge NewsCheryl PowerFebruary 12
Wine regions face dramatic shrink with warmingThe Japan NewsElizabeth WolkovichFebruary 12
Revolutionize Food Production System or Face Mass Deforestation, Scientists WarnResilience.orgTerry Sunderland February 12
Global forestry experts gather in Hong Kong to advocate for urban forestry visionThe Limited TimesCecil KonijnendijkFebruary 12
Genomics to bring cost savings to the pulp and paper industryCanadian Life SciencesRichard HamelinFebruary 12
Cities & the Internet of Nature, with Nadinè Galle & Sophie NitoslawskiThe Making Good PodcastSophie NitoslawskiFebruary 12
Urban Forest Governance in the Face of Calamities: A Canadian PerspectiveTree CanadaCecil KonijnendijkFebruary 11
Scientists look to better management to dampen wildfire effectsPrince George CitizenLori DanielsFebruary 1
China, India need renewables boost as displacement for coal miners loomsAsian PowerSandeep PaiJanuary 31
Designing a more resilient forest: Team of scientists takes aim at source of B.C.'s catastrophic firesVancouver Sun ; The ProvinceLori DanielsJanuary 31
Goodbye cabernet sauvignon. How climate change will end wine as we know itWashington Post Elizabeth Wolkovich January 31
Climate Change Could Force Burgundy and Bordeaux to Specialize in Mourvedre WinesFood & Wine MagazineElizabeth Wolkovich January 31
Jobs: India needs 1,000 GW of solar power capacity to replace coal workersEnergy World, The Economic TimesSandeep PaiJanuary 30
Producing wine despite global warmingDaily Mail ; Mirror ; Sydney Morning Herald ; Wine Enthusiast ; Radio-CanadaElizabeth WolkovichJanuary 29
Taking Preventative Action on WildfiresCFAX 1070Lori DanielsJanuary 29
Wildfire and Carbon: Increasing the resilience of BC's forests to climate changeEducation News Canada Lori DanielsJanuary 29
Switching grape varieties can help winemakers adapt to climate change: studyVancouver Sun ; USA Today ; Telegraph ; Yahoo ; National Post ; CTVElizabeth WolkovichJanuary 28
PICS launches $1M Canada-US project to address extreme wildfiresCanadian Forest IndustriesLori DanielsJanuary 27
Cold snap fatal to spruce beetles will ‘knock back’ infestation, say expertsCBCAllan CarrollJanuary 27
India's Ujjwala scheme provided LPG access, but failed to promote its use: StudyEnergy World, The Economic Times ; NDTV India edition (HINDI)Abhishek KarJanuary 24
Remote Landslide Puts Fraser River Salmon on Shaky GroundEos: Earth and Space Science NewsScott HinchJanuary 23
3rd European i-Tree conference announcedPro Landscaper MagazineCecil KonijnendijkJanuary 23
Les arbres mères contre les changements climatiques (Mother trees against climate change)CBC Radio-Canada (French)Suzanne SimardJanuary 23
Forest mapping project aims to protect Gulf Islands' endangered ecosystemsYahoo News Canada ; Chek News ; CBCPeter ArceseJanuary 20
John Innes on Australian wildfires and what BC can learn from themSpice Radio (Broadcast)John InnesJanuary 14
Bad fire seasons can come in bunches but so can quiet onesVancouver SunJohn InnesJanuary 13
Wellness Benefits with WoodConstruction Business MagazineUBC Forest Sciences CentreJanuary 10
Star on the Rise: The UBC Urban Forestry ProgramCity Trees Magazine (page 23)Susan Day ; Cecil KonijnendijkJanuary 9
Forestry Experts Warn British Columbia Faces High Risk of Massive Wildfires Due to Climate Change Press ProgressLori DanielsJanuary 8
Trudeau’s tree-planting plan could hurt more than it helpsResearch Money (paid subscription)Lori DanielsJanuary 8
Feds take initial step to counter 40-year decline in Canadian wildfire researchResearch Money (paid subscription)Lori DanielsJanuary 8
Officials, experts warn logging in BC could worsen spring floodingInsurance Business CAYounes AlilaJanuary 6
Fires in Australia – the situation there, climate change, and relationship to the fire climate on the Pacific coastCFAX 1070 (starts 2:17) - iHeartRadio ; Omni FMJohn InnesJanuary 5
'We're going to see more of this': Spring flooding in B.C. may be worsened by logging practicesYahoo! News Canada ; News
Younes AlilaJanuary 4