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Explore our research

Our research for 2011-2016 focusses on four main areas

  • Pests and diseases
    Chalara, Acute oak decline, grey squirrels, socio-economic aspects of tree health.
  • Climate change
    Adaptation, mitigation, impacts, urban trees, brownfields.
  • Ecosystem services
    Forest hydrology, Genetic conservation, Soil sustainability, LUES, social dimension of forestry.
  • Forest management
    Conifer breeding, Seed science, private landowners, Tree and Wood properties.