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THE USE OF GRAZING AS A MANAGEMENT TOOL IN NATURAL AND SEMI-NATURAL WOODLAND ECOSYSTEMS

Objective



The Concerted Action will review the role of grazing by wild and domestic animals in forests. Existing knowledge and ongoing research

The project tasks includes:

- bring together information and develop protocols for conducting forest grazing research
- establish a database of existing literature
- synthesise and publish results from grazing experiments and to create an European database of grazing exclosures
- develop a basis for management guidelines for forest grazing.

Funding Scheme

CON - Coordination of research actions

Coordinator

FORESTRY COMMISSION RESEARCH AGENCY
Address
Northern Research Station
EH25 9SY Roslin-midlothian
United Kingdom

Participants (14)

CONSEJO SUPERIOR DE INVESTIGACIONES CIENTIFICAS
Spain
Address

Sevilla
COUNTY OF ARHUS
Denmark
Address

Aarhus
CSIC
Spain
Address

Donana
Countryside Council for Wales
United Kingdom
Address

Gwynedd
English Nature
United Kingdom
Address

PE2 5UR Peterborough
FORSTLICHE VERSUCHS- UND FORSCHUNGSANSTALT BADEN-WUERTTEMBERG
Germany
Address
Wonnhaldestrasse 4
Freiburg
IBN - DLO
Netherlands
Address

Wageningen
MACAULEY LAND USE RESEARCH INSTITUTE
United Kingdom
Address
Craigiebuckler
AB9 2QJ Aberdeen
NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION
Greece
Address

Thessaloniki
SWEDISH UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES
Sweden
Address

23053 Alnarp
Scottish Natural Heritage
United Kingdom
Address
2 Anderson Place
EH9 5NP Edinburgh
TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN
Ireland
Address

Dublin
UNIVERSIDAD DE SALAMANCA
Spain
Address

Salamanca
WILDFORSCHUNGSSTELLE DES LANDES BADEN WURTENBERG
Germany
Address

Aulendorf