This voluntary carbon code encourages
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200 days to the IUFRO 2024

200 days are now remaining until the beginning of the largest scientific forest event of 2024.  5000 delegates from 100+ countries, 3500 oral presentations, 200 scientific sessions.

Director appointment announced for the new institution Land og skógur

The Icelandic Minister of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Svandís Svavarsdóttir recently appointed Mr. Ágúst Sigurðsson as director of the new institution Land og skógur (Land and Forests) which will start operation 1 January 2024 with the merger of the Icelandic Forest Service ? Skógræktin and the Icelandic Land Reclamation Service ? Landgræðslan.

A new plant pathologist at IFS

Helga Ösp Jónsdóttir MSc has accepted the post of pathologist at the Icelandic Forest Research, the research division of the Icelandic Forest Service. Nine applications were received for the job.