International Conference on the Efforts in Response to Forest-Related Natural Disasters

27 May 2009 | Event

The 1st Forest Science Forum
April 12 - 14, 2010 --- Beijing, China
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Responding actively to natural disasters while sustaining ecosystem health is a serious issue and a long term mission for the entire world. The upcoming conference aims at building a platform for forestry experts, gathering them together to study this severe situation.

Topics to be examined include, but not limited to:

1. Impacts of forest-related natural disasters such as debris Flow, landslide, earthquake, and countermeasures of destroyed forest restoration.

2. Monitoring, early warning, prevention and control techniques as well as measures to reduce loss on drought, flood, ice, wind (including Hurricane, tornado), hail, thunder, and fire.

3. Monitoring, early warning, prevention and control techniques as well as measures of forest diseases (such as fungus, bacterium, virus), pest, rat, rabbit and invasive species.

This conference is coorganized by China Society of Forestry (CSF), International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), and

For more information please visit the conference website at: http://www.gfsf2010.org/