On 28 January, Stéfano Arellano Pérez defended his PhD thesis, entitled "Characterization of tree canopy fuel by means of remote sensors and evaluation of the effect of clearings on the potential behaviour and severity of fire in pine forests in NW Spain" in the EPSE, Lugo.
New projects on forest fires approved, another award for the future “Timbersoul” spin-off, and presentation of structural calculation tool
The research project “Bioeconomy of Salix” (FEADER 2017 / 019A), led by the company Industrias del Tablero S.A. (INTASA) and with the participation of the Sustainable Environmental and Forest Management Unit (UXAFORES) of the University of Santiago de Compostela, has concluded.
Members of the Universities of Santiago de Compostela and Vigo involved in research on the continuous forest inventory and the General Director for Forest Planning and Management, José Luis Chan, participated in the video workshop
A collaboration agreement between the Galician Regional Government and the Universities of Santiago and Vigo to develop a Continuous Forest Inventory for Galicia will be signed in the near future
At a press conference held on 13 February by the Xunta de Galicia (Galician Regional Government), the president Alberto Núñez Feijóo announced that authorization had been given to sign an agreement between the Xunta and two universities to develop a Galician Forest Inventory that will be updated annually.
New content on the transfer and dissemination activity of the UXAFORES group since 2002 is now available.
Public presentation of the agreement between the USC and XERA (the Galician Agency for the Forest Industry) regarding the PEMADE platform.
New content on the research activity of the UXAFORES group since 2002 is now available.
Presentation of EucaTool at the ISEM2019 congress in Austria in October.