Category: WP3

Professional field trip for stakeholders from Austria within the Austrian forestry days

On 5th of September 2014 the Slovenia Forest Service and Slovenian Forestry Institute, organized a professional field trip in the Postojna region (Slovenia), for the participants of the Austrian forestry days, which took place from 3rd to 5th of September 2014. The purpose of the excursion was to present the consequences of icebreak in Postojna …

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TV report about the NewFor project

Project partners from Slovenia,  namely the Slovenia  Forest Service and the Slovenian Forest Institute,  have made  a TV report about the NewFor project, which was broadcast on Channel One of Slovenia’s national radio and television station on 8 June 2014 as part of the series  Ljudje in Zemlja (People and the Earth). To view the …

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Dear partners, we fixed the date for the NEWFOR Summer school to be held in the TESAF test site on the Asiago plateau (Italy). The period is the 4th week of July (21-27). Please save the date, and start to look for candidates (5 from each countries). All the partners will be involved in this …

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Newfor french mid-term conference

The French-speaking mid-term conference of the project was organized by Irstea and FCBA in Grenoble, France on Oct. 24th. A total of 52 persons attended the meeting, including forest operators and managers, wood-processing enterpises, local and national public authorities, educational organims. The presentations coverd the whole range of topics of the project, from forest ressource …

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Trento Province Forest Officers Meeting

On 9th august 2013 the Trento Province Forest Officers (33 participants) met in Pellizzano test area for a training day on different topics: the main goal of the day was focusing the different activities of the NEW FOR project and show to the stakeholders the importance of the use of LIDAR datas for the forest …

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Field survey and meeting in Pellizzano – Sole Valley, Trentino (PP5 test Area)

From 1st to 4th of July a meeting between some NEW-FOR partners was held in Pellizzano test site area. The participants were Trento Province (host), TeSAF (Padova University), ERSAF Lombardia and AGROSELVITER (Torino University) wich met togheter to upgrade the status of the project and to combine the different methodologies used for the field surveys …

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Newfor in “Projects magazine”

The Newfor project is presented in the current issue of “Projects” magazine in the article “Hi-tech surveillance of alpine forests to improve sustainable forest management“. Mountainous forests comprise some of Europe’s most stunning, yet inaccessible landscapes. A comprehensive understanding of such remote terrain is thus integral to their exploitation as timber resources. Technology pioneered by …

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Presentation of the website

The NewFor website has two objectives : provide information about the project and its outcomes, to the public; allow project partners to share information and documents. It contains : static pages available in all langages describing the project; categories where content can be added by project partners, either for publishing public information or media about project life …

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Newfor logo

Thanks to everybody who participated in the Newfor logo poll. Logo #3 finished just a few votes ahead the #5. You can download the PNG files by clicking on the links below. Three different versions are proposed: transparent background white background and black boundary red background Corresponding EPS files will be added if required.

Alpine space logo

Every public document related to the project should mention the European Territorial Cooperation and ERDF co-funding as well as the Alpine Space Programme, and display the Alpine Space logo. The logo should be placed on a uniform, preferably white, background, with sufficient space on both sides, and should not be smaller than any other logo. …

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