Trisha Hook

Climate Change Impact Technician

Current research and/or projects

  • Research technician in the climate change program of the Canadian Forest Service
  • Provide field and laboratory support for a monitoring study called CIPHA (Climate Impacts on Productivity and Health of Aspen)
  • Primary focus is dendrochronology (tree ring analysis to see how trees grow in response to a varying climate and pest influences)
  • Provide training and expertise in dendrochronological methods and analysis
  • Field identification of forest insect and diseases and diagnosis of tree mortality

Research and/or project statements

Education and awards

BSc Botany, (University of Alberta)

Affiliations

CIPHA research and monitoring of aspen across west-central Canada

Member of Learning Organization/Community of practice