Silva Mediterranea - Forest Genetic Resources Working Group (WG4)
The Expert Consultation on Mediterranean Forest: "Raising awarness and promoting the utilization of the outputs of the Mediterranean Conifer provenance trials"
CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Selvicoltura, Arezzo and CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Pioppicoltura, Rome (Italy), 21-23 June 2007
To define the ways and means necessary to complete this assessment, to analyse these trials and to draft the synthesis, species by species. Discussions on the utilization of these results by researchers and developers, particularly in the context of climate change. They will allow to define the broad lines of research and/or development projects and to prepare for drafting the project documents.
The organization of the meeting has been entrusted the “CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Selvicoltura” (CRA-ISSEL), who in the 1960’-1980’ had coordinated at international level the initial setting of the Silva Mediterranea/IUFRO trials, and who is currently the coordinating institution for Italy of the IUFRO working group on Mediterranean conifer genetics (IUFRO 2.02.13), in collaboration with the “CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Pioppicoltura-Casalotti” (CRA-ISPIO) and the “Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura” (CRA).
The full report of the consultation will be available in September 2007.
The following documents are available for consultation:Program of the workshops and presentations
List of presentations
List of participants
Picture of the participants, Arezzo, June 21st
Picture of the participants, Rome, June 22nd
Summary resultsThe summary results of the meeting are availablehere .
Links to :CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Selvicoltura
CRA-Istituto Sperimentale per la Pioppicoltura
IUFRO working group on Mediterranean conifer genetics (IUFRO 2.02.13)
Consiglio per la Ricerca e la Sperimentazione in Agricoltura