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Forest science

Skogsvetenskap är läran om skogen, skogens utnyttjande och skogsråvarans förädling. Skogsvetenskap är således en tillämpad vetenskap med inslag av bland annat botanik, ekologi, geovetenskap, teknik och ekonomi. Här ingår ämnena skogsinventering, skogsplanering, skogsskötsel, skogsproduktion, skogsföryngring, skogshushållning, skogsgenetik, skogsmykologi, skogspatologi, skogsteknologi och skogshistoria.

There are 213 pages tagged with Forest science:

Ola Lindroos

Ola Lindroos ola.lindroos@slu.se My research topic covers many various aspects of forest operations, with a main focus on evaluations and improvements of new innovations in forest technology. The

Paul Kardol – new Professor in forest microbiology

Paul Kardol researches plant-soil interactions and ecosystem processes. The last ten years he has been investigating the subarctic tundra in northern Sweden and focused on questions related to global

Jonathan Stoltz

jonathan.stoltz@slu.se Researcher at the Department of People and Society. Teaches and researches on environmental psychology, with a focus on how landscape planning and design can support people's

Mats Nilsson

mats.b.nilsson@slu.se Professor emeritus (Senior Advisor) at the Department of Forest Ecology and Management I am a professor in Soil Science, Biogeochemistry. I do research and teaching on

Theresa S. Ibáñez

theresa.ibanez@slu.se Postdoctoral researcher • Ph.D. in Biology • Forest ecology • Carbon sequestration • Plant-soil interactions • Climate change • Wildfire • Boreal forest Theresa S. Ibáñez has

Juan Ignacio Ramirez

juan.ignacio.ramirez@slu.se I am a terrestrial ecologist with a research interest in consumer-resource interactions. My research aims to understand both how consumers respond to resources and how

In-depth course in forest regeneration

stina.johannesson@slu.se The purpose of the course is to present a comprehensive overview of the complete chain of forest regeneration and to give the students insight into the complexity of

Jaime Luna

jaime.luna@slu.se PhD student interested in forest biodiversity, restoration and conservation, with a special focus on entomology. I am a curious biologist and entomologist interested in

Biodiversity in focus for UN delegates and forest researchers

On 7-19 December governmental and organisational representatives meet at the UN conference COP15 in Montreal, Canada, to negotiate a new framework with biodiversity goals for the land and at sea.

Boreal forests turn into a carbon sink within 10 years of clearcutting

Tree growth determines the forest carbon balance at the landscape level in northern managed forests. Soil carbon release through decomposition is comparatively less important, and a clearcut starts

FRAS-presentation: Old trees in young forests

FRAS-presentation: Old trees in young forests klas.pernebratt@slu.se Biodiversity management in young planted conifer forests in southern Sweden. During the FRAS event 17 march, Delphine Lariviere

Record year for grants for research on broadleaves and alternative silviculture

Climate change, environmental factors and multiple goals increase the demands on the Swedish forests. Several of the department's researchers now have received a record sum of research funding to