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The Forest Genetics Council

The FGC is composed of 15 members, representing the forest industry, government, and universities. Council members are nominated by the agencies they represent, and appointed by the province's chief forester.

For more information about the Forest Genetics Council and its activities, please contact:

Brian T. Barber
FGC Program Manager
250-888-7081
E-mail:

Forest Genetics Council Members
 

 

 

 

 

Council Members

BC Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics

Government

Industry

Universities

Research Institutes

Links to Links

 
Name FGC Position Position / Employer
Pat Martin Co-chair - FLRNO A/Director, Tree Improvement Branch, FLNRO
Mark Tamas Co-chair – Industry Chief Forester, Tolko Ltd.
Domenico Iannidinardo Coast seed producers Chief Forester, TimberWest Forests Ltd.
Joe LeBlanc Coast seed users Silviculture Manager, Interfor Corporation
Jeff Mycock Interior seed producers Chief Forester, West Fraser Mills
Scott King Interior seed users Silviculture Forester, Louisiana Pacific Ltd.
Annette van Neijenhuis Coastal TAC (Chair) Tree Improvement Coordinator, Western Forest Products Ltd.
Kori Vernier Interior TAC (Chair) Silviculture Coordinator, Canfor Corp.
Gernot Zemenak Woodlot Licensees Owner, Roserim Nurseries Ltd.
Raoul Wiart Natural Resources Canada Director, Research Integration, Canadian Wood Fibre Centre
Rob Guy Universities Professor, Faculty of Forestry, University of BC
Shane Ford Research - FLNRO Manager, Forest Genetics, Tree Improvement Branch, FLNRO
Mark Hay BC Timber Sales - FLNRO Manager, Seed and Seedling Services, BC Timber Sales, FLNRO
Dan Peterson Regional Operations-FLNRO Director, Forest Enhancement Program, South Area, FLNRO
Jennifer Davis LBIS - FLNRO (ex officio) Director, Resource Practices Branch, FLNRO

  FLNRO = BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources   /   LBIS = Land-based Investment Strategy
 

 

BC Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics

http://www.genetics.forestry.ubc.ca/cfgc/

For more information about the BC Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics, contact

Dr. Sally Aitken, Director:
Tel: (604) 822-6020
Fax: (604) 822-9102
E-mail:

Government

Alberta Forest Genetics Resource Council
(http://www.abtreegene.com)

B.C. Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations, Research Br.
(http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/hre/)

B.C. Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations, Tree Improvement Br.
(http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/hti/)

Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre
(http://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/regions/pfc)

South Carolina Forestry Commission Nursery and Tree Improvement
(http://www.state.sc.us/forest/nur.htm)

USDA Forest Service: Dendrome - Forest Genome Database
(http://dendrome.ucdavis.edu/index.html)

Industry

Canfor
(http://www.canfor.com)

TimberWest Forest Ltd.
(http://www.timberwest.com)

Vernon Seed Orchard Company (VSOC)
(http://www.vsoc.ca)

Western Forest Products Inc.
(http://www.westernforest.com)

Universities

Simon Fraser University, Biological Sciences Dept.
(http://www.biology.sfu.ca)

Umea Plant Science Centre (UPSC), (The Department of Plant Physiology at Umea University and the Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)
(http://www.upsc.se)

University of Alberta, Renewable Resource Dept.
(http://www.rr.ualberta.ca/)

University of British Columbia, Faculty of Forestry, Forest Sciences Dept.
(http://www.forestry.ubc.ca/)

University of Göttingen Institute of Forest Genetics
(http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/67064.html)

University of Hamburg, Chair of World Forestry, Ecological Genetics
(http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/67064.html)

University of Northern British Columbia, Forestry Program
(http://www.unbc.ca/)

University of Victoria, Centre for Forest Biology
(http://darwin.ceh.uvic.ca/biology/forest.html)

Research Institutes

Forest Tree Breeding Institute

Forestry Continuing Studies Network

FORREX
(http://www.forrex.org)

Institute of Forest Genetics
(http://www.psw.fs.fed.us/ifg)

Pacific Regeneration Technologies Inc.
(http://www.prtgroup.com/index.html)

Links to Links

Dendrome - a forest tree genome database
(http://dendrome.ucdavis.edu)

 


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