Information resources

forest of Takengon, Aceh, Indonesia. Photo: David Gilbert


The FAO global information system on forest genetic resources. The database contains information on forest tree species and their genetic management.

Guide to forest reproductive material

Is a web site providing an overview of the management of forest reproductive material, highlighting key issues and linking to relevant additional information with the overall aim of promoting quality, quantity and successful establishment of planted forests.

Forest genetic resources by region

The FAO Panel of Experts on Forest Gene Resources has identified a number of priority forest tree species that deserve urgent attention and action at national and international levels. This Web site presents the regional and sub-regional priority lists, along with reference documents per region.

last updated:  Wednesday, January 5, 2011