Northern Research Station: Seminars 2005/6

What was the event?

Series of seminars covering a variety of forestry and related research topics. The seminar programme is listed below and also provided in PDF format:

Seminar programme (PDF-98K)

Who was the event suitable for?

Scientists, practioners, policy makers and representatives from industry.

Where did it take place?

Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Midlothian EH25 9SY

Seminar programme

28th October 2005 Alan Thomson
Canadian Forest Service
Pacific Forestry Centre, BC
Knowledge ecosystems, institutions and the internet
18th November 2005 Genevieve Patenaude
School of Geosciences
University of Edinburgh
Quantifying forest carbon stocks in UK forests to meet Kyoto targets and the role of remote sensing in forestry
9th December 2005 Chris Smout
University of St.Andrews
Respecting the past: woodland as cultural heritage
20th January 2006 Douglas MacMillan
Dept of Geography and Environment
University of Aberdeen
The use of expert judgement in forest ecology modelling
24th February 2006 Zoe Laird
Forestry Commission
The Scottish Native Woodlands Survey Pilot Project
10th March 2006 Peter Baxter
Benmore Botanic Gardens,
Royal Botanic Gardens
Enriching the Benmore Collection - recounting recent plant collecting trips to Chile and Tasmania
24th March 2006 Arne Pommerening
Experimental Silviculture Research Group
University of Wales
Measuring and Simulating Spatial Woodland Structure
7th April 2006 John Fonweban
Inverness College
Growth and yield modelling in even-aged and mixed forest stands
21st April 2006 Allan Watt
Centre for Ecology and Hydrology
Detecting and Understanding Change in Biodiversity
12th May 2006 Paul Tabbush
Alice Holt
Forest Research
Impact assessment, landscape and people


For more details please contact:

Roger Moore
Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Midlothian EH25 9SY

Tel: 0131 445 6923