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Jagtar Bhatti

Research Scientist, Vegetation - Soil Interactions
Northern Forestry Centre
5320 122 Street Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta, T6H 3S5

Tel.: (780) 435-7241


  • Focused on the impact and adaptation of boreal forest ecosystems to climate change and to understand its feedback mechanism through the carbon cycle
  • Identified the role of biophysical variables as feedback mechanisms in boreal forest systems (both upland and forested peatlands)
  • Assessed the first national-scale forest growth response over last 50 years
  • Developed forest ecosystem response model for boreal forest biomass and soils dynamic


  • PhD Soil and Water Science, 1994 (University of Florida )


  • Canadian Society of Soil Science
  • American Geophysical Union
  • American Society of Soil Science


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