Welcome to the Mixedwood Ecology
and Management Web Site.
This chair was funded by donations
from Forest Renewal British Columbia and Slocan Forest Products Ltd. The
endowment is administered by the University of Northern British Columbia.
The role of the FRBC-Slocan Chair of
Mixedwood Ecology and Management is to support the UNBC mission by delivering
strategic, technological, and policy solutions to mixedwood issues, and by
advocating new directions and opportunities for mixedwood management and
The UNBC mission will be supported by
high standards of undergraduate and graduate teaching, by building research
partnerships throughout the region, and by being responsive to community needs.
Technological solutions will be developed for problems which will be identified
by our partner (client) group, and which fit within the overall framework of
the program. By the UNBC Chair playing an advocacy role, an elevated profile
will be created for the mixedwood program.