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Silviculture Research International

Inspiring Advances in the Science and Practice of Forestry

Now in our 22nd year, Silviculture Research International is dedicated to advancing the science and practice of silviculture, especially its application to sustainable forest management and conservation in temperate and boreal regions. Please follow the links for further information:

  • Practice – practice information and contact details – link here
  • Project – projects, knowledge transfer, articles, presentations, images – link here
  • Resources – links to information about forestry and forest conservation – link here
  • Latest News – overview of forthcoming and recent activity – link here

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Silviculture Research International is currently delivering projects in Ireland, the United Kingdom, the European Union and Canada

Devil's Glen, County Wicklow, Ireland. Photo: © 2019 E. R. Wilson

Devil’s Glen, County Wicklow, Ireland. Photo: © 2019 E. R. Wilson

Latest News 

  • Publications:

  • Technical and Scientific Presentations:

    • FORTHCOMING Wilson. E.R. 2020. The future of British forestry [Title TBC]. Royal Forestry Society, North West England Region. Downham, Lancashire. 17 September 2020 [TBC].
    • Wilson, E. R., I. Short, Á. Ní Dhubháin and P. Purser. 2020. Continuous cover forestry research in Ireland: preliminary results. Continuous Cover Forestry Workshop, Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium. 20 January 2020.
    • Wilson, E. R., I. Short, Á. Ní Dhubháin and P. Purser. 2019. TranSSFor Project: research update. Teagasc Forestry Development Department. Athenry, County Galway, Ireland. 12 December 2019.
    • Wilson, E. R., I. Short, Á. Ní Dhubháin and P. Purser. 2019. The TranSSFor Project – Transformation of Sitka spruce stands to continuous cover forestry. ESRM Research Conference, University College Dublin. 6 December 2019.
    • Wilson, E. R. 2019. Continuous cover forestry – the rise of transformational silviculture in Ireland and the UK. Guest Seminar. Canadian Forest Service. Atlantic Forestry Centre, Fredericton, NB, Canada. 22 October 2019.
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  • Training and Professional Development Courses:

    • Continuous Cover Forestry: Managing for Timber and Biodiversity. 1-day Training Course. Coillte. Donadea Forest Park, County Kildare, Ireland. 26 September 2019.
    • Continuous Cover Forestry: Managing for Timber and Biodiversity. 1-day Training Course. Coillte. Donadea Forest Park, County Kildare, Ireland. 25 September 2019.  
    • Tree Marker Training – Early Transformation to Continuous Cover Forestry (CCF) in Sitka spruce. 2-day short course, Kilteel Forest and Naas, Co Kildare, Ireland. LATEST COURSES:  4-5 September 2019 and 11-12 September 2019. See links for further information here; course outline here
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Community engagement event 2019.

Community engagement event 2019.


 

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