NEWFOR (NEW technologies for a better mountain FORest timber mobilization) is a research project funded by the alpine space programme. It brings together 14 institutes of the 6 countries of the alpine space with the aim of improving forest timber evaluation and mobilisation. The project considers the whole wood supply chain, from forests to wood yards, with a particular emphasis on new remote sensing technologies and geographical information systems. The project has begun in september 2011 for a 3 years duration.
On the 19th of June 2014 Slovenia Forest Service in cooperation with Slovenia Forestry Institute, organised professional workshop for stakeholder, which are involved in production chains of extraction, processing and use of forest wood assortments and also for managers with space in the wider region. You can download report here.View full post
Newfor @ summer school “Mass movement, torrent erosion: which tools to measure topography and its evolution?”
Some outputs of the Newfor project were presented during the summer school “Mass movement, torrent erosion: which tools to measure topography and its evolution?” organised in the framework of the project CTE – Interreg IV Alcotra « RiskNET » (June 16th-20th). 35 persons, including students, researchers and practitioners were attending the summer school. JM Monnet …View full post