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CONFOR 2010 c/o

Faculty of Natural
Resources Management,
Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road,
Thunder Bay, Ontario,
Canada P7B 5E1

     (807) 343-8123

     (807) 343-8116


     Rebecca MacDonald
     Scott Wiebe

     Danielle LeTang

Fundraising Leader:
     Julee Boan

Speaker Coordinator:
     Joseph LeBlanc

Abstract Review:
     Philippe Stankowski

Planning Team:
     Oluwatobi Oke
     Breanne Dumouchelle
     Kevin Shorthouse
     Zachary Long
This is an exciting announcement that CONFOR, a graduate student conference held Jan 21-24, 2010 here in Thunder Bay is partnering with Dr. Nancy Luckai (Faculty of Natural Resources Management) to provide a:
Carbon Budget Modelling Workshop
Thursday, January 21 from 9-4
  • Dr. Juha Metsaranta, Carbon Accounting Team, Canadian Forest Service, Victoria, BC (Model CBM-CFS3)
  • Dr. Guy Laraocque, Research Scientist, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service, St. Foy, QC Model (Forest-BGC)
What will you learn?
  • Intro to process- and data-based carbon models.
  • Hands-on exercises with CBM-CFS3 and FOREST-BGC/FORECAM.
  • Opportunity to investigate applications of C budget modelling to your own research project.

Computers will be provided but laptops are welcome!

No charge for the workshop but registration is required by Jan 15, 2010.
Please email Scott Wiebe ( or Dr. Luckai ( by Jan 15 if you are planning on attending.