Forest management

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.

Management strategies to improve the resilience of Mediterranean forests

CIHEAM Zaragoza and CREAF are organising an advanced course to provide a thorough understanding of the threats, opportunities, and challenges for Mediterranean forests in...

Save the date for the 8th Mediterranean Forest Week!

Please reserve your calendar for the next edition of the Mediterranean Forest Week (MFW), focusing on the restoration of forest ecosystems in the Mediterranean...
Forest in need of restoration.

What actions would be needed to restore European forest ecosystems?

In early 2024, the European Parliament will have a final vote on the ‘Nature Restoration Law’ (NRL), a hotly debated regulation that aims to...

RESINLAB operational group wins Castilla y León innovation award

Every year, the newspaper El Mundo-Diario de Castilla y León celebrates the Innovadores Awards, whose nominations include the projects and initiatives that throughout the...

Forest science for people and societal challenges: the 90th “Marin Drăcea” INCDS Anniversary

From 4 to 5 October 2023, the "Marin Drăcea" National Institute for Research and Development in Forestry (INCDS) collaborated with the Innovating forest-based bioeconomy...

Competence Centre for Stone Pine and Pine Nut: pinea spot congress conclusions

Over three days, at the end of November, 100 participants gathered in Lisbon to discuss the challenges facing the stone pine sector, particularly in...

The Spanish Institute of Engineering proposes a National Pact for Forests

The Rural Affairs Committee of the Spanish Institute of Engineering (IIE) has received the institute’s presidency support for the proposal for a Pact for...

The EU forest-based sector’s role in the transformation of the built and living environment

The Wood4Bauhaus Alliance is contributing to the ongoing debate concerning the future role of New European Bauhaus (NEB) within the European funding programmes through...

RESONATE Survey on climate change adaptation practices: have your say!

Are you a forest owner or manager? Then you are already aware that disturbances, driven by climate changes, like droughts and fires are threatening...

New EU project uses tech to tackle plant pests

The expected increase in plant pests due to climate change and the intensification of food production systems hinders the reduction in the use of...

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IUFRO report launch webinar: Europe’s wood supply in disruptive times study...

TEAMING UP 4 FORESTS invites you to join the launch webinar of the new IUFRO World Series Vol. 42, Europe’s wood supply in disruptive...

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