Forest genetics

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Conifer breeding programmes are increasingly selecting for wood quality in addition to growth so to ensure a sufficient flow of high-quality fibre from future forest plantations. As wood density is
Bioeconomy
Forest genetics
Planted forests
Research
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General Context: Climate change can positively or negatively affect abiotic and biotic drivers of tree mortality. Process-based models integrating these climatic effects are only seldom used at
Bioeconomy
Climate change
Forest genetics
Forest management
Research
Resilience
EFI’s newly established Genetic Resources Facility (EFIGEN) provides a European hub for forest genetic resources, promoting research, policy advice and networking. After starting to host the EUFORGEN