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Catherine Champagne

Manager, Earth Observation
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Participates in 1 Session

Catherine Champagne is the manager of the Earth Observation team at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. She has 26 years of experience in monitoring agroecosystems using Earth Observation and and modelling tools from field to national scales. She has a PhD from the University of Guelph where she evaluated the integration of satellite based soil moisture into drought and climate risk analyses and has studied at the University of Ottawa and McGill University. She works out of the Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa, Ontario. 

Sessions in which Catherine Champagne participates

Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
1:45 PM
1:45 PM EST - 2:15 PM EST | 30 minutes

Inter-annual variability in agricultural production in Canada is largely determined by weather and climate. Climate-related impacts have caused billions of dollars in financial losses in some years, with the incidence of extreme weather and related costs expected in increase in a changing climate. The National Agroclimate Information Service at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada monitors the impacts of weather and climate on agricultural activities using a number of geospatial data sets, mod...