Activities and events

The Working Party organizes one international conference every two years (total 7), where more than 400 specialists and students attend.

Past IUFRO meeting

  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party Webinar: Forests and forest products: the use of native species and the role of sociobiodiversity in Latin America; online; 23 August 2022, 15:00 CEST. Webinar details - Report  
  • IUFRO LE Symposium at the IALE 2021 European Landscape Ecology Congress: Forest expansion, landscape dynamics and ecosystem services in Europe; Warsaw, Poland; 11-15 July 2022. Conference homepage   
  • VIII International Conference on Landscape and Urban Horticulture - The role of science in reconciling ecology and technology in Landscape and Urban Horticulture, and the IV International Symposium on Woody Ornamentals of the Temperate Zone; online; 15-17 December 2021. IUFRO Units involved: 8.00.00, 8.01.02. Conference homepage - 1st announcement  
  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party 8.01.02 30th Anniversary Webinar; online; 28 September 2021, 15:00-16:30 pm UTC. Webinar details
  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party Webinar: Landscape ecology in the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration; online; 26 May 2021, 15:00-16:15 CET.  Webinar details - Report
  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party Webinar:  Forests in Fukushima and Chernobyl - people, wildlife and landscape; online; 14 April 2021, 13:00-14:30 (GMT: Greenwich Mean Time). Units involved: 8.01.02, 8.04.07. Webinar details - Report
  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party Webinar: Urban Green Infrastructure: How can urban green infrastructure contribute to pandemic and climate resilience?"; 17 November 2020, 15:00-16:00 CET. 
    Webinar details 
  • IUFRO Landscape Ecology Working Party Webinar: Landscape ecology and the Covid-19 pandemic; 24 June 2020, 15:00-16:00 CET.
    Webinar details  
  • Forest Biodiversity in the framework of global change and the role of Landscape sustainability science - Sub-plenary session at the XXV IUFRO World Congress 2019; Curitiba, Brazil; 29 September - 5 October 2019
  • II Colombian Symposium of Landscape Ecology/II Simposio Nacional de Ecología del Paisaje. "Interconectando sociedad y ciencia para conservar y construir paisajes integrales"; Bogotá, Colombia; 29-30 November 2018. Conference homepage - Flyer 
  • Adaptive Management for Forested Landscapes in Transformation; Posadas, Misiones, Argentina; 1-5 October 2018. Units involved: 8.00.00, 8.01.02, Joint IUFRO-IFSA Task Force on Forest Education. Conference homepage - Flyer - In the Media - Report  
  • Biannual 8.01.02 Working Party Conference: The Green-Blue Nexus: Forests, Landscapes and Services; Halle, Germany; 24-29 September 2017. Conference homepage 
  • COST FP1204 - Green Infrastructure: Nature-based solutions for sustainable and resilient cities; Orvieto, Italy; 4-7 April 2017. Conference homepage
  • Congreso Latinoamericano IUFRO de Ecología del Paisaje & 2º Congreso Latinoamericano de IALE / IUFRO Landscape Ecology Latin-American & Second IALE Latin-American Congress:"Acercando nuestra sociedad a la naturaleza: Conservar, manejar y restaurar los paisajes multi-funcionales"; Temuco, Chile; 28 November - 2 December 2016. Conference homepage - 1st announcement (English) - 1st announcement (Español) - 2nd announcement (English) - 2nd announcement (Español) - Report     
  • World Congress Silvo-Pastoral Systems 2016 "Silvo-Pastoral Systems in a changing world: functions, management and people"; Évora, Portugal, 27-30 September 2016. Conference homepage - Report - Photos     
  • SilviLaser 2015 - 14th conference on Lidar Applications for Assessing and Managing Forest Ecosystems; La Grande Motte, France; 28-30 September 2015. IUFRO Units involved: 4.00.00, 8.01.02. Conference homepage
  • Sustaining Ecosystem Services in Forest Landscapes - Concepts, Research, and Applications; Tartu, Estonia; 23-30 August 2015. Conference homepage
  • Global Change Research Symposium - Evidence and Application; Ostuni, Brindisi, Southern Italy; 16-18 September 2014. Conference homepage - Report 1 - Report 2    
  • RegioResources 21-2014; Katowice, Poland; 15-17 September 2014. 1st announcement
  • RegioResources 21-2013: A cross-disciplinary dialogue on future perspectives for a sustainable development of regional resources; Catania, Italy; 18-20 September 2013. Conference homepage - 1st announcement - 2nd announcement - Report
  • Quinto Seminario de Nothofagus: Silvicultura, Manejo y Conservación; 15 y 16 Agosto de 2013; Buenos Aires, Argentina. Conference homepage - 1st announcement      
  • II Jornadas Forestales de Patagonia Sur y 2° Congreso Internacional Agroforestal Patagónico; El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina; 16-17 May 2013. Conference homepage - Report
  • Biannual IUFRO Forest Landscape Ecology Conference: Sustaining Humans and Forests in Changing Landscapes: Forests, Society and Global Change; Concepción, Chile; 5-12 November 2012. Conference homepage – Conference flyer - Report
  • RegioResources 21;  Dresden, Germany; 21-23 May 2012. Conference homepage
  • Forest Landscapes and Global Change: New Frontiers in Management, Conservation and Restoration; Bragança, Portugal; 21-27 September 2010. Conference homepage
  • International Conference on Landscape Ecology and Forest Management: Challenges and Solutions; Chengdu, Sichuan, China; 16-22 September 2008. Units involved: 6.14.00, 8.01.02, Task Force on Forests and Water Interactions 2006-2010. Conference homepage  
  • IUFRO Conference on Forest Landscape Restoration; Seoul, Korea; 14-19 May 2007. Units involved: 1.00.00, 6.00.00, 8.00.00, 1.01.00, 1.01.03, 1.01.07, 1.06.00, 6.13.00, 8.01.02. Conference homepage
  • International Conference on the Conservation of Fragmented Forest Landscapes; Tsukuba, Japan; 25-28 October 2004. Conference homepage

Meetings of interest

  • IUFRO LE Symposium at the IALE 2021 European Landscape Ecology Congress: Forest expansion, landscape dynamics and ecosystem services in Europe; Warsaw, Poland; 11-15 July 2022. Conference homepage    

  • FPS COST Action FP1204 Green Infrastructure approach: linking environmental with social aspects in studying and managing urban forests. Homepage
  • Changing European Landscapes: Landscape ecology, local to global; Manchester; United Kingdom; 9-12 September 2013. Conference homepage
  • International Symposium on Global Change Research 2013: Coupled Natural & Human Systems; Nanjing, China; 18-20 June 2013. Conference homepage