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IUFRO Sustaining Forests, Sustaining People - The role of research

The scientific program for the XXIV IUFRO World Congress will consist of plenary sessions, sub-plenary sessions, technical sessions, and themed poster sessions. In keeping with the spirit of the Congress title – Sustaining Forests, Sustaining People: The Role of Research – the Congress Scientific Committee (CSC) is developing a program to highlight how forest science is helping address significant environmental, social, and economic challenges facing our world.

The program will reflect diverse contributions from the forest science community across the full range of natural and social science disciplines.

The broad themes of the Congress include:

Forests for People
Forest Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
Forests and Climate Change
Forest and Water Interactions
Forest Biomass and Bioenergy
Forests and Forest Products for a Greener Future
Forest Health in a Changing World

- 11 Oct 2014
The Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA