Martin Jean

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Wetland Biomonitoring Specialist

Responsible for the development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives within scientific activities.Co-responsible for monitoring the wetland area of the St. Lawrence River

Environment and Climate Change Canada

Current research and/or projects

Development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives within scientific activities.Monitoring the wetland area of the St. Lawrence River

Professional activities / interests

Monitoring of wetlands (vegetation, area)

Development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives within scientific activities.

Education and awards

Award of Excellence from Environment Canada (2001 and 2010)

Dynamics of wetland vegetation in Saint-François Lake, St.Lawrence River (Ph.D.)

Key publications

Léonard, R., P. Legendre, M. Jean and A. Bouchard. 2008. Using the landscape morphometric context to resolve spatial patterns of submerged macrophyte communities in a fluvial lake. Landscape Ecology, 23 : 91-105.

Hudon, C., P. Gagnon and M. Jean. 2005. Hydrological factors controlling the spread of common reed (Phragmites australis) in the St. Lawrence River (Québec, Canada). Écoscience, 12 : 347-357.

Hudon, C., P. Gagnon, J.-P. Amyot, G. Létourneau, M. Jean, C. Plante, D. Rioux and M. Deschênes. 2005. Historical changes in herbaceous wetland distribution induced by hydrological conditions in Lake Saint-Pierre (St. Lawrence River, Quebec, Canada). Hydrobiologia, 539 : 205-224.

Delisle, F., C. Lavoie, M. Jean and D. Lachance. 2003. Reconstructing the spread of invasive plants: taking into account biases associated with herbarium specimens. Journal of Biogeography, 30: 1033-1042.

Lavoie, C., M. Jean, F. Delisle and G. Létourneau. 2003. Exotic plant species of the St. Lawrence River wetlands: a spatial and historical analysis. Journal of Biogeography, 30: 537-549.

Bouchard, A. and M. Jean. 2001. Historique d’un paysage de tourbières profondément transformées par l’homme. In: Payette, S. & Rochefort, L. (eds.), Écologie des tourbières du Québec-Labrador, pages 389-398. Presses de l’Université Laval, Saint-Nicolas.