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Advances in biomass remote sensing - special emphasis on boreal forests online
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Calendar of Meetings

The focus of Unit 8.01.06 overlaps to a large extent with the activities within IBFRA (International Boreal Forest Research Association). It has therefore been decided to coordinate future activities as much as possible.

Upcoming IUFRO meetings

Advances in biomass remote sensing - special emphasis on boreal forests; online; 7 December 2022, 04:00 PM CET. Registration  

Past IUFRO meetings

  • IBFRA 2021: Changing Boreal Biomes. online; 16-20 August 2021. Conference homepage   
  • Digital ALPTREES Conference 2021: Sustainable Use and Management of Non-Native Trees in Urban, Peri-Urban and Forest Ecosystems in the Alpine Region; online; 25-26 February 2021. Conference homepage         
  • Session 12: Ecology and silviculture of spruce in the boreal forest; at 2021 IBFRA Conference: Changing Boreal Biome – Identifying emerging trajectories and assessing vulnerability and resilience of boreal ecosystems and their socio-economical implications. online; 16-20 August 2021. Conference homepage - Session announcement - Report   
  • Session at the 4th All-Russia Scientific Conference with International Participation: "Scientific Basis for Sustainable Forest Management"; hybrid: online and Moscow, Russia; 27-30 October 2020. Conference homepage - Report - Video recording of conference             
  • 18th International Boreal Research Association Conference Cool forests at risk? The critical role of boreal and mountain ecosystems for people, bioeconomy, and climate; Laxenburg, Austria; 17-20 September 2018. Conference homepageSpecial Issue
  • Climate-Induced range shifts in boreal forest pests and their ecological, economic and social consequences; Baie-Comeau, Sept-Iles, Quebec, Canada; 11-15 July 2016. Units involved: 8.01.06, 7.03.05, 7.03.07.  Conference homepage - Conference poster - Report 
  • 17th International Boreal Research Association Conference "IBFRA2015"; Rovaniemi, Finland; 24-29 May 2015. Units involved: 1.01.01, 8.0.06. Special Issue
  • 16th International Boreal Forest Research Association (IBFRA) Conference; Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; 7-10 October 2013. IUFRO Units involved: 1.01.01, 8.01.06.  Report  -  Final Report 
  • NASA Science Meeting, GOFC-GOLD Workshop, and Regional Conference "Impacts of extreme weather on natural, socio-economic, and land-use systems: Focus on the 2010 summer anomaly in the Volga region"; Yoshkar-Ola, Mari El, Russian Federation; 17-22 June 2012. Report
  • International Boreal Forest Research Association (IBFRA): 15th Scientific Conference: Boreal Forests in a Changing World: Challenges and Needs for Actions; Krasnoyarsk, Russia; 15-21 August 2011. Conference program