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  • A greener future for forest production systems
    Roberto Tognetti, Chair of the COST Action CA15226 presents the Actions objectives in an interview for the Magazine IMPACT, that was published in the March 2017 edition (
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  • Hilmers, T., Avdagić, A., Bartkowicz, L., Bielak, K., Binder, F., Bončina, A., Dobor, L., Forrester, D.I., Hobi, M.L., Ibrahimspahić, A. and Jaworski, A., 2019. The productivity of mixed mountain forests comprised of Fagus sylvatica, Picea abies, and Abies alba across EuropeForestry: An International Journal of Forest Research92(5), pp.512-522.
  • Bowditch, E., Santopuoli, G., Binder, F., del Río, M., La Porta, N., Kluvankova, T., Lesinski, J., Motta, R., Pach, M., Panzacchi, P., Pretzsch, H., Temperli, C., Tonon, G., Smith, M., Velikova, V., Weatherall, A. and Tognetti, R. What is Climate-smart Forestry: A definition from a multinational collaborative process focused on mountain regions of Europe. 2020. Ecosystem Services, 43. 10111.
  • Pretzsch, H., Hilmers, T., Biber, P., Avdagić, A., Binder, F., Bončina, A., Bosela, M., Dobor, L., Forrester, D.I., Lévesque, M. and Ibrahimspahić, A., 2020. Evidence of elevation-specific growth changes of spruce, fir, and beech in European mixed mountain forests during the last three centuriesCanadian Journal of Forest Research50(7), pp.689-703.
  • Torresan, C., del Río, M., Hilmers, T., Notarangelo, M., Bielak, K., Binder, F., Boncina, A., Bosela, M., Forrester, D.I., Hobi, M.L. and Nagel, T.A., 2020. Importance of tree species size dominance and heterogeneity on the productivity of spruce-fir-beech mountain forest stands in EuropeForest Ecology and Management457, p.117716.
  • del Río, M., Vergarechea, M., Hilmers, T., Alday, J.G., Avdagić, A., Binderh, F., Bosela, M., Dobor, L., Forrester, D.I., Halilović, V. and Ibrahimspahić, A., 2021. Effects of elevation-dependent climate warming on intra-and inter-specific growth synchrony in mixed mountain forestsForest Ecology and Management479, p.118587.
  • Pretzsch, H., Torben, H., Enno, U., Kamil, B., Michal, B., del Rio, M., Dobor, L., Forrester, D. I., Nagel, T. A., Pach, M., Avdagić, A., Bellan, M., Binder, F., Bončina, A., Bravo, F., de‑Dios‑García, J., Dinca, L., DrozdowskI, S., Giammarchi, F., Hoehn, M., Ibrahimspahić, A., Jaworski, A., Klopčič, M., Kurylyak, V., Lévesque, M., Lombardi, F., Matović, B., Ordóñez, C., Petráš, R., Rubio‑Cuadrado, A.,  Stojanovic, D., Skrzyszewski, J., Stajić, B., Svoboda, M., Versace, S., Zlatanov, T., Tognetti, R. 2021. European beech stem diameter grows better in mixed than in mono-specific stands at the edge of its distribution in mountain forests. European Journal of Forest Research, 140(1), pp.127-145.Read here.
  • Pretzsch, H., 2021. Trees grow modulated by the ecological memory of their past growth. Consequences for monitoring, modelling, and silvicultural treatment. Forest Ecology and Management, 487, p.118982. Read here.
  • Pretzsch, H., 2021. The social drift of trees. Consequence for growth trend detection, stand dynamics, and silviculture. European Journal of Forest Research, pp.1-17. Read here.
  • Santopuoli, G., Temperli, C., Alberdi, I., Barbeito, I., Bosela, M., Bottero, A., Klopčič, M., Lesinski, J., Panzacchi, P. and Tognetti, R., 2021. Pan-European sustainable forest management indicators for assessing Climate-Smart Forestry in Europe. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 51(999), pp.1-10. Read here.