Local organizing committee

  • Annie DesRochers, UQAT
  • Marie Larchevêque, UQAT
  • Daniel Lesieur, UQAM
  • Isabelle Métivier, UQAT
  • Sabrina Morissette, RLQ
  • Linda Perron-Beauchemin, UQAT


  • Iamgold
  • Industrial Chair NSERC-UQAT-UQAM in sustainable forest management (SFM Chair)
  • Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT)
  • Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
  • Centre for Forest Research (CFR)
  • Assemblée Nationale du Québec - M.François Gendron, député Abitibi-Ouest
  • Quebec Intensive Silviculture Network (RLQ)
  • Duparquet Research and Teaching Forest
  • Poplar and Willow Concil of Canada


This year and for the second time in history, the annual meeting of the Poplar and Willow Council of Canada will take place in the Abitibi-Temiscamingue region of north western Quebec. Participants will be hosted at the Lake Duparquet Research and Teaching Forest research station link of Université du Québec in Abitibi-Témiscamingue, 15-18th September 2015. Between 20-30 participants are expected, to discuss poplar and willow management in natural forest and reclamation contexts. The objective of this meeting is to create discussion and networking opportunities during a day of conferences and 2 days of field trips. The number of places is limited, so please register early!

- Mrs. Annie DesRochers

Chair CCPS 2015, UQAT