Joint NB Nord–CAR-ES meeting

February 21, 2018 @ 12:00 – February 22, 2018 @ 15:00
Lars Högbom, Rolf Björheden
+46 (0)70 658 85 09

Invitation to a joint CAR-ES & NB NORD meeting at Skogforsk, Uppsala

First Call

Centre for Advanced Research – Environmental Services (CAR-ES) and Nordic Baltic Network for Operations Research and Development (NB NORD) are SNS founded networks aiming to facilitate Nordic-Baltic cooperation. The overall aim of

  • CAR-ES is to provide the best knowledge for informed decision making on forest management concerning continued provision of Environmental Services in the area.
  • NB NORD to integrate resources for R&D of efficient, competitive and environmentally friendly forest operations systems on a joint basis and to facilitate implementation thereof

Date: February 21-22, 2018 Place: Skogforsk, Uppsala, Sweden.

Registration: please send an e-mail before Jan 19th to (CAR-ES) or (NB NORD)


Purpose: To initiate new Nordic/Baltic research and to facilitate already existing collaborations. between CAR-ES and CAR NB NORD group

Working groups within CAR-ES: Carbon sequestration, Functional biodiversity, Water quality, Soil quality – Silvicultural operations, Intensified harvesting, Land-use change, Climate change, Forest management for increased Environmental Services.

Focus areas within NB NORD: Mechanized and improved silviculture, Reduced impact logging, Contractor forestry, Transport technology and forest roads, Emerging forest products, Value creation through use of Big Data.

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