Friday 2014/08/29


Participate in the BioEconomy Dialogue!

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For Barcelona’s forthcoming Forum on the bioeconomy to be truly authentic, it is vital that we hear as many different voices and views as possible. While spaces at the November event itself are necessarily limited, the invitation is open to you to join us in the discussion this autumn.

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Register now for EFIMED Week 2014

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Secure your place at this year’s EFIMED Week: Early Bird registration is available until 26 September, 2014.

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Climate Change is Fuelling Forest Disturbance

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Europe’s forests are increasingly under pressure from wind, bark beetles and wildfires, a new study reveals.

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World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists

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The 5th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists took place in Istanbul from 28 June - 2 July, 2014. 

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BeWater Newsletter

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The first edition is now available!

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Cork Oak and Cork Competence Centre

Located at the Cork Oak and Cork Observatory, in Coruche, Portugal.

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Special Unasylva Issue on Mediterranean Forests

Available in the FAO Forestry Journal.

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IUFRO Joint Meeting

Three IUFRO research groups met in Turkey.

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XIV World Forestry Congress
Durban, South Africa
7 - 11 September, 2015

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7th FSC General Assembly
Seville, Spain
7 - 11 September, 2014

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Varela E., Bredahl Jacobsen, J., Soliño, M. 2014. Understanding the heterogeneity of social preferences for fire prevention management. Ecological Economics.

Seidl, R., Schelhaas, M.-J., Rammer, W., Verkerk, P.J., 2014. Increasing forest disturbances in Europe and their impact on carbon storage. Nature Climate Change.

Verkerk, P.J., Mavsar, R., Giergiczny, M., Lindner, M., Edwards, D., Schelhaas, M.J., 2014. Assessing impacts of intensified biomass production and biodiversity protection on ecosystem services provided by European forests. Ecosystem Services.

Botequim B, Zubizarreta-Gerendiain A, Garcia-Gonzalo J, Silva A, Marques S, Fernandes PM, Pereira JMC, Tomé M. 2014. Model of shrub biomass accumulation as a tool to support management of Portuguese forests. iForest (early view).

De Miguel, S., Bonet, J.A., Pukkala, T., Martinez de Aragon, J. 2014. Impact of forest management intensity on landscape-level mushroom productivity: a regional model-based scenario analysis. Forest, Ecology and Management, 330: 218-227.

Baumont R., Carrère P., Jouven M., Lombardi G., López-Francos A., Martin B., Peeters A. and Porqueddu C. (eds) (2014). Forage resources and ecosystem services provided by Mountain and Mediterranean grasslands and rangelands. Zaragoza: CIHEAM, 2014. Options Méditerranéennes, Series A, Séminaires Méditerranéens, no. 109.


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