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Dr. Nicole Sanderson

Nicole Sanderson

Postdoctoral Researcher
Université du Québec à Montréal
C.P. 8888, Succ. Centre-Ville
H3C 3P8 Montréal

  +1 987-3000 ext. 1581

  ECN Member

Expertise & Interests

Overview / specialty        Geoscientist, researching the effects of disturbance (permafrost, soil erosion), climate and land use change in peatlands, wetlands, forests, and soils. I use biogeochemical and palaeoecological methods to evaluate environmental changes for the last ~100 years to inform conservation/restoration. Lead-210 dating specialist.
PAGES interests        ECN, Forest Dynamics, Global Paleofire, Peat Carbon - C-PEAT
Topics        Biogeochemical processes, Carbon cycle, Chronology, Data Stewardship, Ecosystem processes, Fire, Forests, Human impacts & interactions, Proxy development
Timescales        Anthropocene (last 100 years), Last millennia, Observational period
Regions        North America
Archives        Archaeology, Instrumental records, Peat, Soil
Sector        Academia / Education, Research
Discipline        Chronology, Geochemistry, (Paleo)climatology, (Paleo)ecology, Radiocarbon dating, Sedimentology, Statistics
Computers        ArcGIS, BACON, Bayesian modeling, CLAM, OxCal, QGIS, R
Laboratory        Geochemistry, Isotopes, Macrofossils, Radionuclides