Field trip

On Tuesday, June 14, we will head outdoors on a technical field trip. The theme for the field trip will be:

Following the value chain... from small trees to big profits!

We have planned an exiting field trip that samples several key components of the forest products value chain.

Coffee will be served at 07:45, before departure. The visit will depart at 08:00 and return at 17:00. A lunch will be served at Montmorency Forest. 

The stops will be:

  • Departure (Université Laval campus)
  • Stop 1: Scierie Leduc (Papiers White Birch stud mill)
  • Stop 2: Wood-frame house construction site
  • Stop 3: Forest harvesting contractor
  • Lunch
  • Stop 4: Wooden bridge 1
  • Stop 5: Wooden bridge 2
  • Stop 6: Montmorency forest tour (visit stands featuring a variety of silviculture treatments) 
  • Arrival (Université Laval campus)
The following interactive map shows the field trip route. Click on a placemark for more information on each stop. 

COFE 2011 Field Trip Route