On March 3rd to March 5th the conference “Managing Forests in the 21st Century”, organized by FORMASAM, REFORCE and FOREXCLIM, took place at PIK. More than 100 scientists participated and some 30 online discussed the understanding of the role of forests and forest management in the context of climate change. For more information, please click […]
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 […]
On February 1st a LPJ-GUESS development meeting took place at TUM in Freising. Participants were: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology: Almuth Arneth, Peter Anthoni, Christine Herschlein University of Birmingham: Tomas Pugh Lund University: Mats Lindeskog, Veiko Lehsten, Stefan Olin TUM: Anja Rammig, Ekaterina Sycheva, Phillip Papastefanou Ekaterina Sycheva presented on “Comparison of LPJ-GUESS results with long-term inventory data […]
The first meeting of the EFI-Network group FORMASAM took place in Wageningen from November 12-14, 2018! Anja Rammig, Ekaterina Sycheva (both LSAI) and Thomas Rötzer (Forest Growth and Yield Science) joined the meeting to discuss forest management scenarios for modelling that are consistent across the landscape to the continental level, allowing to explore climate mitigation […]
26.04.2018-28.04.2018 We had a very productive project meeting in Ljubljana and visited several forest sites affected by extreme weather events! We have seen the results of a severe ice break in 2014 which destroyed 9 mio. m3 of wood. We have also seen damage from a wind throw in 2017 followed by bark beetle outbreaks which […]
25.04.2018 During our first expert workshop on forest management and extreme events, we had very good discussions with our partners from EUSTAFOR and FSC. We are very happy that also practice partners from the Slovenia Forest Service, the Slovenian State Forest and the Slovenian Private Forest Owner Association participated! THANK YOU!