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Europe’s eyes on Earth to combat climate change effects in forests

The changing climate and increasing disturbance risks due to extreme weather events present major challenges to the forestry sector in Europe. Besides...

Land-use change and large wildfires

The effects of climate change on wildfires are widely studied around the world. However, another key process contributing to changing fire regimes...

The EU Forest Strategy: Strengthening forest ecosystem services and integrated forest...

IUCN and EFI have joined forces to present an open, high-level webinar and exchange on the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030....

EVOLTREE conference: Genomics and Adaptation in Forest Ecosystems

The first EVOLTREE conference on "Genomics and Adaptation in Forest Ecosystems" will take place 14-17 September 2021 at WSL Birmensdorf in Switzerland....

Advanced course: Mediterranean forest health in the context of global change

Mediterranean forests are complex social-ecological systems characterised by wide biodiversity, a high level of spatial and environmental heterogeneity, and a long history...

Local policies, climate change and forest management in peri-urban forests: a...

A new guide seeks to build bridges between three essential aspects for our society: local policies, the management and conservation of forest...

EU adopts new EU Forest Strategy for 2030

The European Commission has adopted the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030, a flagship initiative of the European Green Deal that builds...

More trees but weaker

In the video "More trees but weaker", Irene Baños Ruiz, an environment/climate journalist, and Michael Köhl, lead author of the State of...

Preserving biodiversity: the foundation for a more resilient future

The IUFRO Forest Biodiversity Research Group addresses the influence of human-made and natural disturbances on biodiversity and explores the relationship between forest...

A Tree Awakening – EU Green Week partner event 2021

The City of Ljubljana, the Barcelona Metropolitan Area (AMB) and the Brussels Capital Region have all recently been awarded Tree Cities of...