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Award of Excellence from Environment Canada (2001 and 2010)

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


Martin Jean

Project Manager - Biomonitoring in Wetlands

CURRENT S&T / RESEARCH - Monitor wetlands using multidisciplinary approaches in order to support the conservation and sustainable use of these ecosystems

  • Monitor wetland vegetation along the St. Lawrence River
  • Monitoring of wetland ecological functions
  • Impact of wetlands on water quality


Monitoring of wetlands (vegetation, ecological functions)

Application of methods for monitoring the ecological functions of wetlands


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.

Expertise Categories associated with this S&T Expert:

     Aquatic Ecosystems
Nature & Wildlife
     Ecosystems & Habitats
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