Arsenault-Boucher, L.*, Kinnard, C., Boucher, .. ; Martin, C.A. (2023). Hydroclimate influences ice jam dynamics in southern Quebec watersheds, through competing effects on ice cover resistance and dislocation forces. Natural Hazards. (soumis). 13 juillet 2023

Larose, J.* Boucher, E. de Vernal, A. Hermoso de Mendoza, I. Gennaretti, F.* Lavergne, A Andreu-Hayles, L. Field, R. D. (2023). Labrador Sea’s influence on black spruce forests : insights from tree-ring stable oxygen isotopes. Communications Earth and Environment (en révision).

Wang, F* Arseneault. D. Boucher, E. Gennaretti, F. Lapointe, F. Yu, S. Francus, P. (2023) Volcanic imprints in last-millennium land summer temperatures in the circum-North Atlantic area. Journal of Climate. https ://

Boucher, E., Gennaretti, F. Porter, T. Hermoso de Mendoza, I. Solignac, S. Lauzon, L. Axelson, J. Speer, J. King, G.. (2023). Ameridendro 2022 in Montréal, Canada: Reconstructing our Community. Tree Ring Research.


Wang, F. Arseneault, D. Boucher, E. Gennaretti, F. Yu, S. Zhang, T.. (2022). Tropical volcanoes synchronize eastern Canada with Northern Hemisphere millennial temperature variability. Nature Communications. 13(5042).

Hermoso de Mendoza. I., Boucher, E. Gennaretti, F. Lavergne, A., Field, R. Andreu-Hayles, L.. (2022). A new snow module improves predictions of isotope-enabled MAIDENiso forest growth model. Geoscientifc Model Development. 15: 1931–1952.


Beaulne, J.* Garneau, M. Magnan, G. Boucher, E.. (2021). Peat deposits store more carbon than trees in forested peatlands of the boreal biome. Scientific Reports. 11: 2657.

Field, R. Andreu-Hayles, L. D’Arrigo, R.D. Oelkers, R. Luckman, B. H. Morimoto, D. Boucher, E., Gennaretti, F. Hermoso, I Lavergne, A. Levesque, M.. (2021). Tree-ring cellulose δ18O records similar large-scale climate influences as precipitation δ18O in the Northwest Territories of Canada. Climate Dynamics. 58: 759–776.

Yang, T.* Yang, B Boucher, E. Rossi, S.. (2021). How did climate and CO2 concentration affect intrinsic water-use efficiency and tree growth in a semi-arid region of China. Trees. 769– 781.

Büntgen, U., Allen, K., Anchukaitis, K.J. Arseneault, D. Boucher, E., + 35 others. (2021). The influence of decision-making in tree ring-based climate reconstructions. Nature Communications. 12 (3411): https://


Yang, T. * Yang, B. Boucher, E. Rossi, S. Wanga, J. He, M.. (2020). No tree growth stimulation despite global warming and increasing CO2 concentration, in arid and semi-arid northern China. Geophysical Research Letters.

Büntgen, U. Arseneault, D. Boucher, E. + 16 others. (2020). Prominent role of global volcanism inCommon Era climate variability and human history. Dendrochronologia. 64: 125757.

Rezsöhazy, J., Goosse, H., Guiot, J., Gennareretti, F., Boucher, E., André, F., Jonard, M.,. (2020). Application and evaluation of the dendroclimatic process-based model MAIDEN during the last century in Canada and Europe. Climate of the Past. 16: 1043–1059.

Marchand, W., Girardin, M., Hartmann, H., Depardieu, C., Isabel, N., Gauthier, S., Boucher, E. Bergeron,Y.,. (2020). Strong overestimation of water-use efficiency responses to rising CO2 in tree-ring studies. Global Change Biology. 26(8): 4538-4558.

Ouellet-Bernier, M.M.* de Vernal, A. Chartier, D. Boucher, E.. (2020). A historical perspective on exceptional climatic years on the coast of Labrador, 1780 to 1950. Quaternary Research. 101: 114-128.

Beaulne, J.* Boucher, É. Garneau, M. Magnan, G.. (2020). Paludification reduces black spruce growthrate but does not alter ecophysiological mechanisms in Canadian boreal forested peatlands. Forest Ecosystems. 8(28).

Arteau, J.* Widory, D. Boucher, É. Poirier, É.. (2020). Historical smelting activities in Eastern Canada revealed by Pb concentrations and isotope ratios in tree rings of long-lived Thuja occidentalis l. Science of the Total Environment. 740: 139992.

van Bellen, S. de Vernal, A. Ouellet-Bernier, M-M. Roy, N. and ClimHuNor Members. (2020). A database of Holocene temperature records for north-eastern North America and the north-western Atlantic. Geoscience Data Journal. 7: 38-43.

Wang, F.* Arseneault, D. Boucher, E. Yu, S. Ouellet, S. Chaillou, G. Delwaide, A. Wang, L.. (2020). Chemical destaining and the delta correction for blue intensity measurements of stained lake subfossil trees. Biogeosciences. 17: 4559–4570.

Wang, F.* Arseneault, D. Boucher, E. Galipaud Gloaguen, G. Deharte, A. Yu, S Trou-kechout, N.. (2020). Temperature sensitivity of blue intensity, maximum latewood density and ring width data of living black spruce trees in the eastern Canadian taiga. Dendrochronologia.


Nasri, B.,* Boucher, É., Perreault, L., Huard, D., Rémillard, B., Nicault, A. Persistence project members (2019). Modeling hydrological inflow persistence using paleoclimate reconstructions on the Québec Labrador (Canada) Peninsula. Water Resources Research. : 10.1029/2019WR025122.

Darcy, F.* Boucher, E. De Moor, M. Helie, J.F. Piggotti, R. Stix, J.. (2019). Carbon and sulfur isotopes in tree rings as a proxy for volcanic degassing. Geology. 47(9): 825-828.

Plante-Lévesque V.* Boucher, E. Proulx, G.*. (2019). Spatial distribution of ice jamming processes in the l’Acadie River watershed, Montérégie: a hydrogeomorphological approach. Journal of Water Science. 32(1): 21-36.

Giguère-Croteau, C.* Boucher, É. Bergeron, Y. Girardin, M. Drobyshev, I. Silva, L. Garneau, M.. (2019). North America’s oldest boreal trees are more efficient water users due to increased [CO2], but do not grow faster. Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences. 10.1073/pnas.1816686

2011-2018 (selection)

Gratton, M.* Germain, D. Boucher, É.. (2018). Meteorological triggering scenarios of tree-ring-based snow avalanche occurrence on scree slopes in a maritime climate, eastern Canada. Physical Geography. doi:10.1080/02723646: 1-18.

Gennaretti, F.* Boucher, É. Nicault, A. Gea-Izquierdo, G. Arseneault, D. Berninger, F. Savard, M. Bégin, C. Guiot, J.. (2018). Underestimation of the Tambora effects in northern ecosystems. Environmental Research Letters. 13(3): 034017.

Boucher, E. Nicault, A. Arseneault, D. Bégin, Y. Karami, P. M. (2017). Decadal Variations in Eastern Canada’s Taiga Wood Biomass Production Forced by Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions. Scientific Reports. 7(2457)

Gennaretti, F.* Gea-Izquierdo, G. Boucher, E, Berninger, F. Arseneault, D. Guiot, J.. (2017). Ecophysiological modeling of the climate imprint on photosynthesis and carbon allocation to the tree stem in the North American boreal forest. Biogeosciences.

Lavergne, A. Gennaretti, F. Risi, C. Daux, V. Boucher, É. Savard, M.M. Naulier, M, Villalba, M. Bégin, C. Guiot, J.. (2017). Modelling tree-ring cellulose δ18O variations of two temperature-sensitive tree species from North and South America. Climate of the Past. 13: 1515-1526.

Autres Publications

Aakala, T. Remy, C.C. Arseneault, D. Morin, H. Girardin, M.P. Gennaretti, F. Navarro, L., Kuosmanen, N. Ali, A. Boucher, E., Stivrins, N., Seppä, H. Bergeron, Y. Montoro Girona, M.. (2022). Millennial-scale disturbance history of the boreal zone. Morin, H. Gauthier, S. Bergeron, Y. Girona, M. Boreal Forests in the Face of Climate Change – Sustainable Management. : 1-10.

Mayer-Jouanjean, I. Boucher, E., Lavoie, R. Gachon, P.. (2022). Corridors fluviaux résilients: qu’est ce que le Québec peut apprendre de l’international?. Buffin-Bélanger, T. Maltais, D. Gauthier, M. Les inondations au Québec. Risques, aménagement du territoire, impacts socio-économiques et transformation des vulnérabilités. : 181-202.

Paquin, D. Nicault, A. Perreault, L. Grenier, L. Roy, R. Boucher, E., . (2021). Comparaison entre les apports hydrologiques naturels observés, reconstitués et simulés. Bébin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 194-201. Commission Géologique du Canada.

Boucher, E., Guiot, J. Berninger, F.. (2021). La dendrochronologie au service de l’hydrologie. Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 29-37. Commission Géologique du Canada

Perreault, L. Nicault, A. Boucher, E., Arseneault, D. Gennaretti, F.. (2021). Analyse des changementde régimes dans les séries temporelles issues de la dendrochronologie. Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 130-142. Commission géologique du Canada

Boucher, E., Guiot,J. Berninger, F. Gennaretti, F.. (2021). Des arbres virtuels pour reconstituer les variations climatiques : une approche basée sur les processus écophysiologiques. Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 97-107. Commission géologique du Canada.

Boucher, E., Lemay, M. Bégin, Y.. (2021). Reconstitution de l’amplitude des crues printanières posées dans le bassin versant de La Grande Rivière. Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 122-129. Commission Géologique du Canada.

Boucher, E., Guiot, J. Bégin, Y.. (2021). Reconstitution des apports en eau des deux derniers siècles : approche méthodologique. Application au réservoir Caniapiscau (Complexe La Grande, Québec). Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydroclimatique: 152-161. Commission Géologique du Canada.

Nicault, A. Boucher, E., Tapsoba, D. Bégin, Y.. (2021). Influence des variations interannuelles du climat sur la croissance radiale des épinettes noires. Bégin, C. Nicault, A. Bégin, Y. Utilisation des archives naturelles pour la reconstitution du passé hydro-climatique. : 88-96. Commission Géologique du Canada.

Boucher, E. (2017). River Ice and Ice Jams. The International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. : Published, Wiley