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.