Monique Poulin

Associate Professor,
Université Laval

Département de Phytologie
E-mail: Monique.poulin@fsaa.ulaval.ca
Institution page




Education

PostDoc: Plant biology, Université Laval (Canada), 2002-2003
Doctorate : Plant Biology, Université Laval (Canada), 2002, with an internship at the University of Helsinki (Finland)
Bachelor's : Biology, Université Laval (Canada)


Research

  • Wetland management, restoration and conservation.
  • Impact of anthropogenic activities on biodiversity.
  • Ecology and restoration of riparian habitats.
  • Restoration of abandoned borrow pits.
  • Natural succession and functional traits.

  • QCBS students

    Jean-Olivier Goyette

    Postdoctoral fellow
    (Start: 2018)
    Planning for conservation and restoration of ecological services
    Link to thesis (pdf)

    Léo Janne Paquin

    Ph.D.
    (Start: 2018)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impact de l'urbanisation sur la diversité taxonomique et fonctionnelle des boisés urbains de l'agglomération de Québec

    Nicolas Pinceloup

    Ph.D.
    (Start: 2016, End: 2018)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Patterns of flora diversity at large spatial scales.

    Maxime Tisserant

    Ph.D.
    Other (co-)supervisor: André Évette, IRSTEA
    (Start: 2016, End: 2019)
    Taxonomic and functional response of riparian plant communities to biophysical environment and bank reclamation
    Personal page

    Naren KEITA

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Monique Poulin
    (Start: 2017)
    Le geni Végétal (la stabilisation des berges)

    Alexandre RAIMBAULT

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2016)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    The prediction of the presence of species (trees, shrubs and ferns) of wetlands

    Jean-François Rioux

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2016)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Effet de la résolution spatiale des données de couverture des terres sur la cartographie des services écologiques urbains

    Previous students (since 2009)

    Roxane Andersen

    Postdoctoral fellow
    (Start: 2008, End: 2009)
    La structure spatiale de la végétation dans les tourbières

    Marianne Bachand

    Ph.D.
    (Start: 2008, End: 2012)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Functional response of boreal vegetation to overabundance of large wild herbivores: the case of white-tailed deer on Anticosti Island (Quebec, Canada).
    Personal page

    Bérenger Bourgeois

    Ph.D.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Anne Vanasse, Université Laval
    (Start: 2012, End: 2015)
    Restoration of riparian plant communities by tree planting in agricultural landscapes
    Link to thesis (pdf)

    Jérôme Cimon-Morin

    Ph.D.
    (Start: 2011, End: 2014)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Marcel Darveau
    Development of a wetland conservation network approach based on ecosystem services

    Stéphane Bergeron

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2012, End: 2014)
    Valeur économique des milieux humides boréaux

    Laurie Bisson Gauthier

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Richard Fournier, Université de Sherbrooke
    (Start: 2012, End: 2014)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Marcel Darveau
    Caractérisation des marécages riverains et non-riverains en milieu agricole

    Daniel Blouin

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2015, End: 2016)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Homogénéisation spécifique et fonctionnelle de la flore spontanée en milieu urbain

    Audrey Comtois

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2011, End: 2013)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Marcel Darveau
    Structure and composition of riparian boreal forest in Quebec

    Geneviève Courchesne

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2009, End: 2011)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Marcel Darveau
    Déterminants de la végétation des milieux humides aménagés pour la sauvagine dans le Québec méridional

    Milène Courchesne

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2014, End: 2016)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impacts of deer browsing on the plant diversity in peatlands

    Noémie D'Amour

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Anne Vanasse
    (Start: 2011, End: 2013)
    Succession végétale des bandes riveraines en milieu agricole

    Amelie D'Astous

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Line Rochefort
    (Start: 2009, End: 2012)
    Dynamique des herbacées dans une tourbière restaurée depuis 10 ans expliquée par les traits fonctionnels

    Laurent De Vriendt

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2012, End: 2014)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impacts de l'isolement des tourbières sur la diversité phénotypique et génétique des populations de Platanthera blephariglottis du Québec.

    Caroline Dubé

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2007, End: 2010)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impacts des emprises de lignes électriques sur la diversité floristique des tourbières

    Maya Favreau

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2016, End: 2017)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impact du phénomène de boisement des tourbières ombrotrophes sur la diversité spécifique et fonctionnelle végétale

    Sandrine Hogue-Hugron

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Line Rochefort
    (Start: 2007, End: 2010)
    La recolonisation spontanée des bances d'emprunt et essaies de restauration à l'aide de bryophytes et de lichens

    Virginie Laberge

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Line Rochefort
    (Start: 2009, End: 2011)
    Contrôle de facteurs biotiques et abiotiques pour favoriser la germination des plantes de bord de mares en tourbières restaurées

    Tommy Landry

    M.Sc.
    Other (co-)supervisor: Line Rochefort
    (Start: 2007, End: 2010)
    Utilisation de semences pour la restauration de bords de mares de tourbières

    Élise Larivière

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2008, End: 2011)
    Diversification des bandes riveraines par l’introduction de mélanges d’herbacées florifères et d’arbustes indigènes peu utilisés

    Audréanne Loiselle

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2016, End: 2018)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impact of urbanization on wetland biodiversity

    Léo Janne Paquin

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2016, End: 2018)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Impact de l’urbanisation sur la diversité et la composition floristique des milieux humides

    Salomé Pasquet

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2012, End: 2014)
    Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Stéphanie Pellerin
    Dynamique récente de deux tourbières de la Montérégie

    Jean René Rivard

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2010, End: 2010)
    Essai: Analyse de paysage des projets de restauration de bandes riveraines.

    Jean Rivard

    M.Sc.
    (Start: 2010, End: 2011)
    Utilisation de données LIDAR pour l'évaluation de la qualité des bandes riveraines

    Examples of species studied

    Ericaceae
    Typha latifolia
    Platanthera blephariglottis
    Sphagnum
    Carex
    Scirpus


    Publications

    64- Chronic deer browsing leads to biotic homogenization of minerotrophic peatlands
    Courchesne M , , Pellerin S , , Bachand M , , Côté S D , , Poulin M ,
    2018 Botany (Date Added: 2018-08-14)

    63- Response of plant diversity to moss, Carex or Scirpus revegetation strategies of wet depressions in restored fens
    Bourgeois B , , Rochefort L , , Bérubé V , , Poulin M ,
    2018 Aquatic Botany (Date Added: 2018-08-04)

    62- La flore des tourbières de l’île d’Anticosti lorsque soustraite au broutement par le cerf de Virginie
    Courchesne, M, Pellerin, S, Bachand, M, Côté, SD, Poulin, M
    2017 Le Naturaliste canadien (Date Added: 2018-05-18)

    61- Divergence between riparian seed banks and standing vegetation increases along successional trajectories
    Bourgeois B , , Boutin C , , Vanasse A , , Poulin M ,
    2017 Journal of Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2017-06-06)

    60- Does urbanization lead to taxonomic and functional homogenization in riparian forests?
    Brice M , , Pellerin S , , Poulin M ,
    2017 Diversity and Distributions (Date Added: 2017-05-25)

    59- Population isolation shapes plant genetics, phenotype and germination in naturally patchy ecosystems
    De Vriendt, L, Lemay, M-, Jean, M, Renaut, S, Pellerin, S, Joly, S, Belzile, F, Poulin, M
    2016 Journal of Plant Ecology (Date Added: 2017-07-31)

    58- Spatial processes structuring riparian plant communities in agroecosystems: Implications for restoration
    Bourgeois B , , Gonzalez E , , Vanasse A , , Aubin I , , Poulin M ,
    2016 Ecological Applications (Date Added: 2017-03-02)

    57- Spatial processes structuring riparian plant communities in agroecosystems: Implications for restoration
    Bourgeois, B, González, E, Vanasse, A, Aubin, I, Poulin, M
    2016 Ecological Applications (Date Added: 2017-02-16)

    56- Effects of competition, shade and soil conditions on the recolonization of three forest herbs in tree-planted riparian zones
    Bourgeois, B, Vanasse, A, Poulin, M, Hermy, M
    2016 Applied Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2016-11-29)

    55- Spatial processes structuring riparian plant communities in agroecosystems: implications for restoration
    Bourgeois, B, Gonzalez, E, Vanasse, A, Aubin, I, Poulin, M
    2016 Ecological Applications : a Publication of the Ecological Society of America (Date Added: 2016-11-29)

    54- Strategies to restore floodplain vegetation after abandonment of human activities: Vegetation recovery along degraded riparian corridors
    González, E, Masip, A, Tabacchi, E, Poulin, M
    2016 Restoration Ecology (Date Added: 2016-08-04)

    53- Environmental filtering and spatial processes in urban riparian forests
    Brice, M-, Pellerin, S, Poulin, M, Vandvik, V
    2016 Journal of Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2016-08-04)

    52- Inefficacy of wetland legislation for conserving Quebec wetlands as revealed by mapping of recent disturbances
    Poulin, M, Pellerin, S, Cimon-Morin, J, Lavallée, S, Courchesne, G, Tendland, Y
    2016 Wetlands Ecology and Management (Date Added: 2016-06-27)

    51- Threshold dynamics in plant succession after tree planting in agricultural riparian zones
    Bourgeois, B, Vanasse, A, González, E, Andersen, R, Poulin, M
    2016 Journal of Applied Ecology (Date Added: 2016-05-16)

    50- Consequences of delaying conservation of ecosystem services in remote landscapes prone to natural resource exploitation
    Cimon-Morin, J, Darveau, M, Poulin, M
    2016 Landscape Ecology (Date Added: 2016-04-03)

    49- Site complementarity between biodiversity and ecosystem services in conservation planning of sparsely-populated regions
    Cimon-Morin, JRM, Darveau, M, Poulin, M
    2016 Environmental Conservation (Date Added: 2016-02-29)

    48- Establishment success of trees planted in riparian buffer zones along an agricultural intensification gradient
    Bourgeois, B, Vanasse, A, Rivest, D, Poulin, M
    2016 Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment (Date Added: 2016-02-23)

    47-Évaluation, conservation et promotion de la biodiversité sur les berges de cours d’eau aménagées (techniques d’ingénierie écologique et de génie civil)
    Poulin, M
    2015 Ministère des affaires étrangères et du développement international ( Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    46- Conservation biogeography of ecosystem services. Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences
    Cimon-Morin, J, Darveau, D, Poulin, M
    2015 Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences (Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    45-Complexe de la Romaine – Comptabilisation de la valeur économique des milieux humides en Minganie.
    Doyon, M, S Bergeron, J, Cimon-Morin , , Poulin, M
    2015 Hydro-Québec Équipement et au Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les Changements Climatiques ( Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    43- Compositional and functional trajectories of herbaceous communities after deer density control in clear-cut boreal forests
    Bachand, M, Pellerin, S, Tremblay, J-, Côté, SD, Poulin, M
    2015 Canadian Journal of Forest Research (Date Added: 2015-06-15)

    42- Restoration of riparian vegetation: A global review of implementation and evaluation approaches in the international, peer-reviewed literature
    Gonzalez, E, Sher, AA, Tabacchi, E, Masip, A, Poulin, M
    2015 Journal of Environmental Management (Date Added: 2015-06-09)

    41- Ex situ germination as a method for seed viability assessment in a peatland orchid, Platanthera blephariglottis
    Lemay, M-, De Vriendt, L, Pellerin, S, Poulin, M
    2015 American Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2015-03-30)

    40- Is rewetting enough to recover Sphagnum and associated peat-accumulating species in traditionally exploited bogs?
    González, E, Henstra, SW, Rochefort, L, Bradfield, GE, Poulin, M
    2014 Wetlands Ecology and Management (Date Added: 2016-07-07)

    39- Three decades of vegetation changes in peatlands isolated in an agricultural landscape
    Pasquet, S, Pellerin, S, Poulin, M
    2014 Applied Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2014-12-29)

    38- Towards systematic conservation planning adapted to the local flow of ecosystem services
    Cimon-Morin, J, Darveau, M, Poulin, M
    2014 Global Ecology and Conservation (Date Added: 2014-12-17)

    37- Combining indicator species and key environmental and management factors to predict restoration success of degraded ecosystems
    González, E, Rochefort, L, Boudreau, S, Poulin, M
    2014 Ecological Indicators (Date Added: 2014-08-05)

    36- Species indicators of ecosystem recovery after reducing large herbivore density: Comparing taxa and testing species combinations
    Bachand, M, Pellerin, S, Côté, SD, Moretti, M, De Cáceres, M, Brousseau, P, Cloutier, C, Hébert, C, Cardinal, , Martin, J, Poulin, M
    2014 Ecological Indicators (Date Added: 2014-04-01)

    35- Functional Responses and Resilience of Boreal Forest Ecosystem after Reduction of Deer Density
    Bachand, M, Pellerin, S, Moretti, M, Aubin, I, Tremblay, J, Côté, SD, Poulin, M
    2014 PLoS ONE (Date Added: 2014-04-01)

    34- Ecosystem services expand the biodiversity conservation toolbox – A response to Deliège and Neuteleers
    Cimon-Morin, J, Darveau, M, Poulin, M
    2014 Biological Conservation (Date Added: 2014-03-10)

    33-Portrait écologique des marécages des bassins versants des rivières Bécancour et Yamaska
    Poulin, M&LB
    2013 Consortium Ouranos ( Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    31- Trajectories of plant recovery in block-cut peatlands 35 years after peat extraction
    González, E
    2013 Applied Ecology and Environmental Research (Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    30-Gestion des milieux humides au Québec
    Pellerin, P
    2013 Portrait cartographique des enjeux de conservation, analyse des demandes de certificats d’autorisation et évaluation des modes de compensation des milieux humides ( Date Added: 2016-06-20)

    29- Using functional diversity as an indicator of restoration success of a cut-over bog
    D’Astous, A, Poulin, M, Aubin, I, Rochefort, L
    2013 Ecological Engineering (Date Added: 2014-01-06)

    28- Ericaceae stabilize peat and foster Sphagnum majus establishment at pool margins in restored peatlands
    Laberge, V, Rochefort, L, Poulin, M
    2013 Aquatic Botany (Date Added: 2013-10-02)

    27- Fostering synergies between ecosystem services and biodiversity in conservation planning: A review
    Cimon-Morin, J, Darveau, M, Poulin, M
    2013 Biological Conservation (Date Added: 2013-07-30)

    26- Organic matter amendment enhances establishment of reintroduced bryophytes and lichens in borrow pits located in boreal forest highlands
    Hugron, S, Poulin, M, Rochefort, L
    2013 Boreal Environment Research (Date Added: 2013-07-02)

    25- A New Approach for Tracking Vegetation Change after Restoration: A Case Study with Peatlands
    Poulin, M, Andersen, R, Rochefort, L
    2013 Restoration Ecology (Date Added: 2013-05-13)

    24- Comparing survey methods for monitoring vegetation change through time in a restored peatland
    Rochefort, L, Isselin-Nondedeu, F, Boudreau, S, Poulin, M
    2013 Wetlands Ecology and Management (Date Added: 2013-02-25)

    23- Impact of seedbed and water level on the establishment of plant species associated with bog pools: Implications for Restoration
    Landry, T, Rochefort, L, Poulin, M
    2012 Native Plants Journal (Date Added: 2016-07-07)

    22-Impact of seedbed and water level on the establishment of plant species associated with bog pools: implications for restoration
    Landry, T
    2012 Native Plants Journal ( Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    21-Diversification des bandes riveraines par l'introduction de mélanges d'herbacées florifères et d'arbustes indigènes peu utilisés
    Brégard, A
    2012 Conseil pour le Développement de l’Agriculture du Québec ( Date Added: 2016-06-29)

    20-Northern peatlands
    Rochefort, L, Strack, M, Poulin, M, Price, JS, Graf, MD, Desrochers, A, Lavoie, C
    2012 Wetland habitats of North America : ecology and conservation concerns ( Date Added: 2012-09-19)

    19- Establishing a moss cover inhibits the germination of Typha latifolia, an invasive species, in restored peatlands
    Bourgeois, B, Hugron, S, Poulin, M
    2012 Aquatic Botany (Date Added: 2012-05-22)

    18- Natural plant colonization of borrow pits in boreal forest highlands of eastern Canada
    Hugron, S, Andersen, R, Poulin, M, Rochefort, L
    2011 Botany (Date Added: 2011-08-29)

    17- Environmental control and spatial structures in peatland vegetation
    Andersen, R, Poulin, M, Borcard, D, Laiho, R, Laine, J, Vasander, H, Tuittila, E-
    2011 Journal of Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2011-05-24)

    16- Do power line rights-of-way facilitate the spread of non-peatland and invasive plants in bogs and fens?
    Dubé, C, Pellerin, S, Poulin, M
    2011 Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-15)

    15- Restoration of pool margin communities in cutover peatlands
    Poulin, M, Natacha, F, Line, R
    2011 Aquatic Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    14- Peat, water and plant tissue chemistry monitoring: A seven-year case-study in a restored peatland
    Andersen, R, Rochefort, L, Poulin, M
    2010 Wetlands (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    13- Organic matter accumulation in a restored peatland: Evaluating restoration success
    Lucchese, M, Waddington, JM, Poulin, M, Pouliot, R, Rochefort, L, Strack, M
    2010 Ecological Engineering (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    12- Phytoplankton biomass and production in the southeastern Beaufort Sea in autumn 2002 and 2003
    Brugel, S, Nozais, C, Poulin, M, Tremblay, J, Miller, L, Simpson, K, Gratton, Y, Demers, S
    2009 Marine Ecology Progress Series (Date Added: 2012-06-27)

    11- Clearcutting and Deer Browsing Intensity Interact in Controlling Nitrification Rates in Forest Floor
    Dufresne, M, Bradley, RL, Tremblay, J, Poulin, M, Pellerin, S
    2009 Ecoscience (Date Added: 2011-08-09)

    10- Sensitivity of spectral indices to CO2 fluxes for several plant communities in a Sphagnum-dominated peatland
    Letendre, J, Poulin, M, Rochefort, L
    2008 Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    9- Spontaneous revegetation of cutaway peatlands of North America
    Graf, MD, Rochefort, L, Poulin, M
    2008 Wetlands (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    8- Plant diversity associated with pools in natural and restored peatlands
    Fontaine, N, Poulin, M, Rochefort, L
    2007 Mires and Peat (Date Added: 2011-08-31)

    6- Within-site habitat configuration in reserve design: A case study with a peatland bird
    Poulin, M, Bélisle, M, Cabeza, M
    2006 Biological Conservation (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    5- Animal and vegetation patterns in natural and man-made bog pools: Implications for restoration
    Mazerolle, MJ, Poulin, M, Lavoie, C, Rochefort, L, Desrochers, A, Drolet, B
    2006 Freshwater Biology (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    4- Spontaneous revegetation of mined peatlands in eastern Canada
    Poulin, M, Rochefort, L, Quinty, F, Lavoie, C
    2005 Canadian Journal of Botany (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    3- From satellite imagery to peatland vegetation diversity: How reliable are habitat maps?
    Poulin, M, Careau, D, Rochefort, L, Desrochers, A
    2002 Ecology and Society (Date Added: 2011-04-14)

    2- La conservation des tourbières
    Poulin, M, Pellerin, S
    2001 E?cologie des tourbie?res du Que?bec-Labrador (Date Added: 2011-08-31)

    1- Conservation of bog plant species assemblages: Assessing the role of natural remnants in mined sites
    Poulin, M, Rochefort, L, Desrochers, A
    1999 Applied Vegetation Science (Date Added: 2011-04-14)