Groupleaders

 

Dr. Ralf Petercord

Bayrische Landesanstalt für Wald- und Forstwirtschaft
Hans-Carl-von-Carlowitz-Platz 1 - 85354 Freising

Contact

Reports

2012  2011  2010   2009   2008    2007    2006  previous

Aims and Objectives

  • Presenting and discussing current studies and research results about forest protection
  • Extending our knowledge about economic, social, and ecological aspects of forest protection
  • Supporting research on alternative forest protection techniques and its practicability

Main Topics

  • Alternative forest protection techniques
  • Use of insecticides in the forests
  • Airplane spraying
  • Invasive species and plant quarantine
  • New pests and heat-loving species
  • Complex and complicated disorders

Cooperation Partners

The working group addresses all practitioners and scientists working in the field of forest protection (e.g. members of state forestry research institutes, plant protection services, staff at forestry faculties). We cooperate closely with the working group Waldschutz (Forest protection) of the Deutsche Verband der Forstlichen Forschungsanstalten (DVFFA).