Dear IUFRO Colleague,
We are pleased to announce that the 11th International Beech Symposium,
organized by the IUFRO Research Group 1.01.07 on Ecology and
Silviculture of Beech, will be held in Viterbo (Italy), 18th-21st
September 2018. We'll also organize a post-conference fieldtrip to the
recently inscribed old-growth beech forests on the Apennines.
The conference is open to scientists/practitioners/policy makers and
welcomes all contributions related to the biology and ecology of beech,
the management of beech forests and their role in providing crucial
ecosystem services, the natural dynamics of beech forests and their role
in conserving biodiversity.
Dates: 18th - 21st September 2018(conference+ fieldtrip); 22nd-27th
(post-conference fieldtrip, optional)
Location: Viterbo and Abruzzo National Park, Italy
Theme: ‘*Natural and Managed Beech Forests as Reference Ecosystems for
the Sustainable Management of Forest Resources and the Conservation of
Contact: Alfredo Di Filippo, difilippo(a)unitus.it
A dedicated website will soon be published with all needed information.
We look forward to meeting you in Italy next year!
The IUFRO Research Group 1.01.07
Alfredo Di Filippo
ALFREDO DI FILIPPO, PhD
Assistant Professor in Botany and Plant Ecology
Deputy Coordinator, IUFRO Group 1.01.07 – Ecology and silviculture of beech
DendrologyLAB, Dept. of Agriculture and Forestry Science (DAFNE)
Università della Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy
+39 0761 357393 / +39 3665899858