Standing Technical Committee

The Standing Technical Committee is composed of eight to twelve experts in the areas of genetics and/or conservation, from across Canada and from various institutions, appointed by the Steering Committee. The chair serves on the Steering Committee.
The Standing Technical Committee advises the Steering Committee on technical issues pertaining to conservation of genetic resources of native tree species, and ensures that work will be conducted in support of the objectives of CONFORGEN, as directed by the Steering Committee.

Technical Subcommittees are established as needed to address relevant issues and priorities. Each Subcommittee is chaired by a member of the Standing Technical Committee. Chairs select candidates for subcommittees.

Technical Subcommittees

Assisted Migration
Gap analysis for Forest Genetic Resources
Guidelines for Conserving Forest Genetic Resources