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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.

Webinar: From National Forest Inventories to European Level Forest Monitoring

The New EU Forest Strategy 2030 recognises the need to develop a European forest monitoring system in all the Member States for...
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RUS-Copernicus: completion of the project in December 2021

Over the past four years, RUS-Copernicus has been offering its registered users a powerful computational environment, in the form of customised Virtual Machines (VM), preinstalled with a wide variety of open-source...
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Natural forest regrowth in Southwest Europe

A new BiodivERsA video illustrates the results of the SPONFOREST project. The project unravelled the potential of spontaneous forest regrowth in...

EFI Bioregions event: Mobile applications for forest inventory and monitoring

After a successful first edition in October and November 2021, EFI's Bioregions Facility organises the third edition of its Forestry Speed Dating...
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Postdoctoral position in forest data science and remote sensing

Within the framework of "Iberus Experience", a call is launched for individual research proposals for a three year postdoctoral position. Excellent postdoctoral...

Introducing the ROSEWOOD4.0 Knowledge Platform for Regional Forest Innovation

The Knowledge Platform for Regional Forest Innovation, a new open portal that collects best practices and digital innovations in the European forestry...
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EFI Bioregions event: Aerial inspection and remote sensing services for forest management

After a successful first edition in October 2021, EFI's Bioregions Facility organises the second edition of its Forestry Speed Dating to promote...

EFI Bioregions event: Silvicultural visualisation and simulation tools

The European Forest Institute's Bioregions Facility presents the first event of the first series of its Forestry Speed Dating events. This online session...
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Productive reforestation for living rural landscapes

Ancient and unique agroforestry landscapes can be found in several Mediterranean countries, and are known as arks of bio-cultural heritage rooted in...
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What does wildfire mean for flora and fauna? New research project in Marmaris,...

In the summer of 2021, approximately 130.000 hectares of forest area burned as a result of wildfires lasted 10 days at various...

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Productive reforestation for living rural landscapes

Ancient and unique agroforestry landscapes can be found in several Mediterranean countries, and are known as arks of bio-cultural heritage rooted in...

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