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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.

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...

8th Spanish Forestry Congress in June 2021

The 8th Spanish Forestry Congress (8FCE) will be held in Lleida, Spain, in mid-June 2021 with the aim of bringing together the...

Italian forests preserve ecosystem services through sustainable management

The Regional Authority for Agriculture and Forestry Services of the Lombardy Region (ERSAF in Italian) and Union of Municipalities Valdarno and Valdisieve...

Restoring forests for sustainable development: policies, practices and impacts

There is a long history of conservation, reforestation and tree planting for various purposes in different parts of the world. But, due...

Exploring Mediterranean forests: forty years of testimony

In this book, aimed not only at the French but also at all those who are interested in the Mediterranean forests on...

ForestValue Research Programme Annual Seminar 2020

The ForestValue Research Programme Annual Seminar 2020 will be held in Berlin on 17th November 2020. The seminar is expected to bring...

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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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