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.

Applications open for Erasmus Mundus master programme MEDfOR

The Erasmus Mundus Master programme MEDfOR (Mediterranean Forestry and Natural Resources Management) has two new open calls for 2022/2024. Applications are open...
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RESTOR’MED FORESTS Morocco: Forest restoration in Talassemtane National Park

RESTOR'MED FORESTS Morocco is one of the two national projects that currently make up the RESTOR'MED FORESTS project, which aims to carry...

EFI Bioregions event: Software for planning forest management

After fourth monthly workshops to date, EFI Bioregions Facility will organise a new virtual Forestry Speed Dating session dedicated to "Software for...

100 best practices and digital innovations for sustainable forestry

Virtual forests, smart harvesting machines, e-commerce platforms, apps and educational tools… the digital revolution is rapidly transforming sustainable forestry and forest industries....
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Call for posters from Mediterranean youth – 7th Mediterranean Forest Week

The 7th Mediterranean Forest Week (MFW) facilitates cooperation among the research community, policy makers and other relevant stakeholders. The 7th MFW, taking...

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...

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The environmental impacts of a large-scale transition to timber cities

Researchers from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) carried out a study on the building sector's transition towards bioeconomy in...

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