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Adapting Sustainable Forest Management to Climate Change

Adapting Sustainable Forest Management to Climate Change

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Forests have always been a focus in nature conservation. Over the history of nature conservation, an extensive network of protected forests have been created. This protects forests and provides an opportunity to study forest dynamics. Some of these forests are part of the European Wilderness Network, if they are free from human interventions such as logging. In...

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Global Forest Change charted

Global Forest Change charted

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Everywhere on our planet, forests are facing the same problem: climate change and human impact. We like to use wood and other plant material for many things in our daily lives. This is putting a huge pressure on the trees. Logging of trees occurs is different ways, from destructive clear cuts, to more ‘environmentally friendly’ sanitary logging. There are many areas...

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Fulufjället Wilderness – New Publication!

Fulufjället Wilderness – New Publication!

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Today we are publishing a new and updated Wilderness Brief about Fulufjället Wilderness. This 19 000 ha of platinum quality Wilderness is located in Sweden, in the southern part of the Scandes on the border with Norway. Please also read: Borjormi-Kharagauli Wilderness – New Publication! Fulufjället Wilderness is home to one of the world’s oldest trees, known as ‘Old...

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Borjomi-Kharagauli Wilderness – New Publication!

Borjomi-Kharagauli Wilderness – New Publication!

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Today we are publishing a new and updated Wilderness Brief, for Borjomi-Kharagauli Wilderness. Borjomi-Kharagauli Wilderness, Georgia, is a platinum quality Wilderness, which is the highest quality of European Wilderness. This is because it has pristine mountainous forests, and is home to many rare and important flora and fauna. It has been a member of the European...

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Weekly doses of Wilderness – coming soon!

Weekly doses of Wilderness – coming soon!

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Over the last few weeks, we have been busy in the office creating new and updated Wilderness Briefs for all the Wilderness in the European Wilderness Network. Now, they are all ready to be published! These Wilderness Briefs are short documents for anyone who is interested in reading about European Wilderness. They include information on the Wilderness, biodiversity...

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Wilderness Volunteers

Wilderness Volunteers

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Wilderness is a subject of growing interest amongst society. Consequently, more and more people have an interest to learn about and contribute towards the protection Wilderness. Many of them select Wilderness as a subject of study, for example the European Wilderness Society has an agreement with Eberswalde University to take on interns from their Wilderness-focused...

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