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Workshop on Mediterranean forest management and Natura 2000

Dates: 9 – 11 May 2016
Location: Parc naturel régional du Luberon, France

This two-day workshop will address current issues in Mediterranean forest management. It will in particular focus on integrated management approaches, benefiting both forestry and nature conservation. The challenges and opportunities of planning and promoting ecological connectivity and old growth core areas are some of the approaches that will be illustrated during the field visits and discussed during the interactive sessions. Examples of integrated forest management from across the Mediterranean will be presented at the knowledge market and discussed, allowing the participants to increase their knowledge about the state of the art in integrated Mediterranean forest management. The workshop will be of particular interest to local and regional practitioners from the forestry and nature conservation fields in the Mediterranean region.

Please find the programme of this workshop here(373 kB)  .

If you are interested in participating and / or presenting a case please submit your contribution before the 15th of February. For further details please see the call for contributions, available here(349 kB)  .

Source: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/natura2000/platform/events/events-upcoming/255_workshop_on_ecological_connectivity_in_mediterranean_forests_en.htm