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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.

Traineeship opportunity: Modelling the evolution of a forest landscape

The European Forest Institute (EFI) offers an opportunity for a traineeship inBordeaux, France, on the topic of modelling the evolution of a...
Agriculture Symposium

10th International Agriculture Symposium – AGROSYM 2019

The International Symposium on Agriculture (AGROSYM) is an annual platform for international scientific debate on agriculture, food, rural development, environment and forestry....
Tree mortality models

Tree mortality submodels drive simulated long‐term forest dynamics

Models are pivotal for assessing future forest dynamics under the impacts of changing climate and management practices, incorporating representations of tree growth,...

Traditional Ecological Knowledge for transforming approaches to forests and forestry

The University of British Columbia in Canada organises a conference on Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) entitled "Transforming approaches to forests and forestry...

Release of elite stone pine clones for orchard plantations

Different grafting techniques and deployment strategies for improved genetic materials of stone pine, Pinus pinea, offer more landowners the possibility to consider the tree...

RUS Service supports Sentinel data users with free resources and open source tools

The  Sentinels, an innovative  fleet  of  satellites  developed  by  the European Space Agency (ESA) for  the  European  Commission, began a systematic acquisition...

Ecology and Society: Frontiers and Boundaries

EVOLTREE is thrilled to announce that the COTE Summer School 2019 on Ecology and Society: Frontiers and Boundaries will take place on...

Mediterranean Forest Week: Model Forest General Assembly

1-2 April 2019, Brummana, Lebanon. The next general assembly of the Mediterranean Model Forest Network (MedForum) will be held...

EU Rural Innovation Contest

The LIAISON Project is looking for farmers, foresters and agri-food initiatives with a success story to share! Times are...

Celebrate International Day of Forests in Geneva

This year's International Day of Forests (IDF) on 21 March 2019 takes the theme  “Learn to Love Forests”. 

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Tree mortality submodels drive simulated long‐term forest dynamics

Models are pivotal for assessing future forest dynamics under the impacts of changing climate and management practices, incorporating representations of tree growth,...

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