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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 290 pages tagged with Forest science:

25 years of research shows: How to restore damaged rainforest

For the first time, results from 25 years of work to rehabilitate fire-damaged and heavily logged rainforest are now being presented. The study fills a knowledge gap about the long-term effects of

Kazi Samiul Islam

samiul.islam@slu.se My research focuses on finding the sources of nitrogen (N) fixation in boreal forests. I want to discover the main contributors to nitrogen inputs and see how they respond to

Excursion to Freiburg, Germany

henrik.j.persson@slu.se Join Future Forests’ excursion to Germany for an inspirational knowledge exchange about challenges and opportunities in forestry. What will happen when the weather becomes

Excursion: Time for more fast-growing broadleaves in Dalarna?

stina.johannesson@slu.se Trees For Me invites you to an excursion on regeneration and stand management with a focus on fast-growing broadleaf trees (birch, hybrid aspen and poplar). The excursion

Future Forests at IUFRO '24

henrik.j.persson@slu.se The IUFRO congress, International Union of Forest Research Organizations, is held in Stockholm June 23 through 29. Here are Future Forests' activities during the congress,

Beech forest excursion

May 21 the Swedish Forest Agency along with Stiftelsen Skånska landskap and SLU, arranged an excursion on the theme of continuous cover forestry in beech forests. Most beech forests in Sweden are

Launch for new Future Forest report

The latest report by Future Forests was recently released. Monday May 27, Future Forests officially released its latest report "Socio-economic indicators for the assessment of sustainability in the

Site preparation, fungi and dormancy mechanism - what affects the birch?

Site preparation seems to benefit birch seedlings, according to Trees For Me’s PhD student Kinga Stolarek who investigates how to facilitate the initial stages of the birch seedling’s life. Kinga

Webbinarium: Skogsdata 2024

henrik.j.persson@slu.se Ny statistik och resultat från Riksskogstaxeringens artinriktade inventeringar. Fotograf: Åke Bruhn, SLU. Artinventering i Ydre, Östergötland. SLU Riksskogstaxeringen

Elodie Le Souchu

elodie.le.souchu@slu.se Elodie Le Souchu is a postdoctoral researcher in forest entomology at the Conservation Unit of the Department of Ecology (SLU, Uppsala). She works on insect communities and

Report Launch: Socio-economic indicators for the assessment of sustainability in the Swedish forest sector, and linkages with the national environmental quality objectives

henrik.j.persson@slu.se Welcome to a launch fika for our brand-new report "Socio-economic indicators for the assessment of sustainability in the Swedish forest sector, and linkages with the

New genetic discoveries could enhance rainforest restoration

In a recent study, researchers in Borneo explored how climate affects evolution of tropical tree species. The results showed that genetic variation in tree performance was related to the origin of

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