Category: WP8

Estimating ICE-BREAK damages in forests stands using LiDAR data

Natural disturbances as Ice-break causing different size and shape of damage in stands. How to estimate it from different aspects using ALS data from before/after disturbances or salvage cutting presents poster here: POSTER_ESTIMATING ICE-BREAK DAMAGES. For more information, please contact: Milan Kobal .

NEWFOR Final Conference

From the 26th to the 29th of September, the NEWFOR Project officially participated at the biggest Italian forestry exhibition: BosTer North-West. Within the event, held in Oulx (TO), has been organised the Final Conference of the project, in which the main outcomes have been presented to local practitioners and private forestry companies. Among the 8000 …

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Forestry Education- LiDAR

In relation to WP8 activities, an italian-language workshop Forestry Education  was organized in Lombardia (18 September 2014). About 70 professional forest workes attended the meeting and TeSAF, PAT and ERSAF participated as Newfor project partner.


From 6th to 8th of June, a delegation from the TESAF department participated to the first edition of the Italian forest machinery event “BOSTER North-East 2014”. For the first time, the biggest forestry fair trade in Italy has doubled the dates, opening a new fair site in the Cansiglio plateau (Veneto region, North-East Italy), where …

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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 italian mid-term conference

The Italian-speaking mid-term conference of the project was organized by TESAF, UNITO, PAT-SFF and ERSAF in Canove di Roana (VI), Italy, on November the 12th. A total of 43 persons attended the meeting, including forest operators and managers, local and regional public authorities, freelance forest engineers, students, a good representation of project stakeholders and end-users. …

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Here is the link to the webGIS developped by Francesco:

NEWFOR Italian Partners Meeting in Trento – March 13, 2013

Italian partners of Trento Province, University of Padova and University of Turin had a meeting in Trento on March 13. During this meeting the activities done during last winter have been presented and common plans for the future have been discussed. For what concerns WP4 discussions focus the attention on the possibility to fix a …

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Workshop about Web-GIS Tool for cable crane planning

A preliminary meeting about the development of a Web-GIS Tool for preliminary cable crane planning was held on May 22-23th 2012 at the Department TeSAF of the University of Padova . The meeting was within the activities of the WP5 and WP8. The objective of the meeting was to share the ideas regarding the objectives …

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