juin 2008 – Institut Européen de la Forêt Cultivée
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30 juin 2008

Policy framework for halting biodiversity loss largely in place – European forests in the midst of struggle

Despite political commitment, Europe is struggling to halt the loss of biodiversity by 2010. Forests cover roughly a third of the European land area and they are a vital host to much of the biological diversity in Europe. Any initiative designed to halt the biodiversity loss in Europe must consequently take forests into account.
Demands on […]

Innovation in European forest-based sector plays crucial role in meeting global challenges, says European Commissioner Janez Potocnik

European Commissioner for Science and Research Janez Potocnik had a powerful message for the audience at the 5th Conference of the Forest-Based Sector Technology Platform, recently held in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. Potocnik characterised the 21st century as an ‘era of fragility’, where Europe and the rest of the world are facing major challenges related to […]

11 juin 2008

Un systeme portugais revolutionne la detection d’incendies

Un systeme concu par des scientifiques portugais, appele F3 – Forest Fire Finder, revolutionne la detection d’incendies en localisant les foyers d’incendies et en transmettant les donnees precises aux moyens de secours, en moins de cinq minutes. Le F3 detecte le foyer d’incendie grace a une analyse chimique de l’atmosphere, dans un rayon de 15 […]