Canadian Forest Service employee directory

Tannis Beardmore

Tree Seed Researcher
Atlantic Forestry Centre
1350 Regent Street, P.O. Box 4000
Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5P7

Tel.: (506) 452-3881


  • Joined the Canadian Forest Service in 1996


  • To conduct research to assist in the conservation of forest genetic resources

Areas of Knowledge:

  • Conservation of forest biodiversity
  • Tree development
  • Tree biotechnology



Current Research Projects

  • Coordination & dissemination of genetic resources knowledge
  • Gene identification for trees in future climates and with novel potential economic value
  • Ecological risk assessment, and the synthesis of information for national and international reporting on genetic diversity.
  • Ex situ conservation of native tree species


  • B.Sc. (1984), University of Guelph
  • M.Sc. (1987), University of Guelph
  • Ph.D. (1991), University of Guelph