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Sustainable forest management addresses forest degradation and deforestation while producing goods and services, increasing climate resilience, as well as ecosystem benefits, to the environment and human populations.1 Growth and change in Mediterranean forests has been closely tied to human use for hundreds of years: integrated and sustainable forest management has the potential to increase the productive capacity and protect the environmental health of these important ecosystems.

Medforval seeks volunteers to support the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

Have you implemented a successful ecosystem restoration which has had social and economic benefits? Volunteers are needed to take part in a...

Forest management key to enhancing Mediterranean ecosystem services

Key relevant ecosystem services provided by Mediterranean forests in Catalonia region show lower values of potential supply nowadays than in 1990. During...

New guide on the uses of valuable broadleaves timber in Catalonia

Valuable broadleaves are tree species whose wood may reach superb technical and aesthetic properties. Oak, walnut, cherry, maple or ash are examples...

Support to oak plantations in Northern Spain

The marketing agency Material is working on behalf of a client to identify plantation or reforestation projects in Northern Spain that feature...

LIFE Legal Wood: ensuring better compliance with the EUTR

The LIFE Legal Wood project, aimed at helping companies adapt to the requirements of the European Timber Regulation (EUTR), has just launched...

IUFRO-EURAC conference on forestry’s value for bioeconomy

The University of Padova, together with EURAC research, in cooperation with the IUFRO division 4.05, and the IUFRO Task Force: unlocking the...

MySustainableForest Webinar: forestry challenges and Earth Observation-based solutions

MySustainableForest project invites you to the presentation of the portfolio of products for sustainable forest management. This European project aims to further...

AlberItalia: science-based tree planting in Italy

In Santa Sofia, on the Italian Apennines, the Italian Society of Silviculture and Forest Ecology and Romagna Acque-Società delle Fonti Spa launched...

COVID-19 pandemic recovery contributions from the forest sector

As the COVID pandemic continues to spread around the globe, multiple impacts become visible. This will affect forests and forestry in many...

Integrate Webinar: The European Green Deal

What is in it for forests and forestry in times of COVID and Greta? The seminar is organised by...

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New guide on the uses of valuable broadleaves timber in Catalonia

Valuable broadleaves are tree species whose wood may reach superb technical and aesthetic properties. Oak, walnut, cherry, maple or ash are examples...

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