The conference “Managing forests in the 21st century” planned for the 3-5 of March 2020 at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research is open for registration. The full conference announcement is available here.
The conference is organized by the research projects FORMASAM, REFORCE and FOREXCLIM and will bring together scientific experts on forest management from all over Europe. The aim is to discuss and improve the understanding the role of forests and forest management in the context of climate change. The conference will address climate change impacts, as well as needs for mitigation and adaptation especially with regard to the following scientific questions:
1. What are the impacts of climate extremes and disturbances?
2. What are the management challenges (and options) for resilient forests?
3. What can we do to increase the contribution of forest management to climate change mitigation?
Registration is open from now on until 30th November 2019 at eveeno.com/FORMASAM-final-2020. There are no registration fees for this conference and catering will be provided free of charge during the conference days.