Integrated and intelligent information management of complex forests and mixed-species plantations in Southwest Europe

COMFOR SUDOE

seeks to promote complex forests (mixed and irregular) and multi-species plantations as a resilient adaptive strategy in response to climate change and declining biodiversity.

The project was launched to strengthen the synergistic and networked functioning of research and innovation at a transnational level in specific sectors of SUDOE based on smart and sustainable growth, by promoting research, development and transfer of technology and innovation.

Full Project Title: Integrated and intelligent information management of complex forests and mixed-species plantations in Southwest Europe.

Project Code: SOE4/P1/E1012

Duration: 1 November 2020  – 28 February 2023

ERDF Budget: 1 289 211. 57 €

Partners: AGENCIA ESTATAL CONSEJO SUPERIOR DE INVESTIGACIONES CIENTIFICAS | UNIVERSIDAD DE OVIEDO | ECOACSA RESERVA DE BIODIVERSIDAD, S.L. | INSTITUT EUROPEEN DE LA FORET CULTIVEE | INSTITUTO SUPERIOR DE AGRONOMIA | UNIVERSIDAD DE VALLADOLID | AGRESTA SOCIEDAD COOPERATIVA | INSTITUT NATIONAL DE RECHERCHE POUR L’AGRICULTURE, L’ALIMENTATION ET L’ENVIRONEMENT | CENTRO TECNOLOGICO AGRARIO Y AGROALIMENTARIO

Associates: GOBIERNO DE LA RIOJA | CABANEROS PARQUE NACIONAL | JUNTA DE EXTREMADURA | CASTILLA – LA MANCHA | GOBIERNO DEL PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS | JUNTA DE CASTILLA Y LEON | UNION DE SELVICULTORES DEL SUR DE EUROPA, A.E.I.E. | ASOCIACION DE PROPIETARIOS FORESTALES DE ASTURIAS | INSTITUTO VASCO DE INVESTIGACION Y DESARROLLO AGRARIO – NEIKER – TECNALIA | NATIONAL DE L’INFORMATION GEOGRAPHIQUE ET FORESTIERE | INSTITUTO DA CONSERVACAO DA NATUREZA E DAS FLORESTAS, I.P. | UNIAO DA FLORESTA MEDITERRANICA | ASSOCIACAO NATUREZA PORTUGAL, EN ASOCIACION CON WWF

Keywords: Mixed Forests, Ecosystem Services, Sustainable Forest Management, Complex Forest, Mixed-Species Plantations

Credits: video by Jamboo7809, transition image by Robert Balog and background image by Rottonara from Pixabay.