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IEFC Letters

IEFC Letters

Advancing in the control of the pine wilt disease

Three tolerant Pinus pinaster families, from the breeding program of the Lourizán Forest Research Center, are included in the Spanish Forest Reproductive Material Catalogue
Pine wilt disease, caused by the nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, is the main threat to pine stands in Europe. Breeding for tolerance to this nematode is one of the main strategies for coping […]

European Bioregions Facility

Representatives from some of the most highly innovative regions of Europe (Basque Country, North Karelia and North Rhine-Westphalia) gathered together under the umbrella of the European Forest Institute (EFI) and launched the new European Bioregions Facility in Bilbao on the 9th and 10th of March 2020. The aim of this new facility is to work […]

Species adaptation to climate change

The REINFFORCE network presented at the conference “Managing forests in the 21st century”
Addressing the need to increase the adaptation and mitigation capacity of European forests to climate change impacts, the conference “Managing forests in the 21st century” brought together scientific experts on the forest management from all over Europe. The aim was to discuss and […]

Low Carbon Label Nouvelle-Aquitaine (France)

Introduction of the low carbon label in Nouvelle-Aquitaine (France)
Presentation of the implications in silviculture of the Low Carbon Label by Gabriel Ducos and Henri Husson (CNPF)
The CRPF Nouvelle-Aquitaine presented simulation results aimed at estimating the implementation effects of the low carbon label in the region during a seminar organized by Sysdau at INRA (Bordeaux, France) […]