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EUROPEAN NETWORK FOR THE EVALUATION OF THE GENETIC RESOURCES OF BEECH FOR APPROPRIATE USE IN SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY MANAGEMENT

Objective



The proposal aim is to investigate the genetic resources of beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) which is a species of high silvicultural value. In order to have the genetic variation of ecological as well as economic characteristics the establishment of a network of field trials with beech provenances covering the whole area of distribution are envisaged throughout Europe. The Concerted Action will assure the establishment of harmonised experiments and harmonised data collection. The trials are conducted as national research.

Funding Scheme

CON - Coordination of research actions

Coordinator

FEDERAL RESEARCH CENTRE FOR FORESTRY AND FOREST PRODUCTS
Address
Sieker Landstraße 2
22927 Grosshansdorf
Germany

Participants (13)

BAYERISCHE LANDESANSTALT FÜR FORSTLICHE SAAT UND PFLANZENZUCHT
Germany
Address

83317 Teisendorf
BEZIRKSREGIERUNG DESSAU
Germany
Address

96839 Dessau
DIRECTION DES EAUX ET FORETS
Luxembourg
Address

Luxembourg
FORSTGENBANK NORDRHEIN WESTFALEN
Germany
Address

59821 Arnsberg
FORSTLICHE BUNDESVERSUCHSANSTALT
Austria
Address

1131 Wien
Forestry Commission
United Kingdom
Address
Alice Holt Lodge Wrecclesham
GU10 4LH Farnham
IRISH FORESTRY BOARD
Ireland
Address

Newtown Mount Kennedy / Co Wicklow
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)
France
Address
Avenue Antonio Vivaldi
84000 Avignon
Istituto Miglioramento Genetico Piante Forestali
Italy
Address

50134 Firenze
LANDBRUGSMINISTERIET
Denmark
Address

2800 Lyngby
SACHSISCHE LANDESANSTALT FÜR FORSTEN FORSCHUNG UND VERSCHUCHSWESEN
Germany
Address

01827 Graupa
SERVICIO DE MONTES DEL GOBIERNO NAVARRA
Spain
Address

31002 Pamplona
SVALOF WEIBULL AB
Sweden
Address

26890 Svalov