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Ústav pro hospodářskou úpravu lesů (UHUL)

Data Source: EFI EUROFOREST Portal
TitleÚstav pro hospodářskou úpravu lesů (UHUL)
2nd TitleForest Management Institute
CreatorÚstav pro hospodářskou úpravu lesů (UHUL)
DescriptionThe Forest Management Institute (in Czech UHUL), is a government organization supervised by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic, established in 1935. UHUL participates in the technological development of the field and is also active in the generation and development of forest policies. The main activities of the institute include: National forest inventory in the Czech Republic (NFI); Compilation and administration of Regional Plans of Forest Development (RPFD), including the execution of the uniform forest sites typology system in the Czech Republic; Information and Data Centre (IDC) for forest and game management sector of the Czech Republic; Providing information services within forest certification of the Czech Republic; Forest and Forest Management Report of the Czech Republic; Analysis, methodologies, layouts and prognosis; Domestic and international research projects; Consultation, methodological and educational activities. International activities have been conducted in the fields of: Management of forest ecosystems; Forest inventory and National forest inventory; Tools of regional and forest management planning; GIS in forestry; Mapping of forest sites; Implementation of advanced wireless communications into multimedia systems and services for rural applications (wireless info); Global geo-multimedia information systems for rural areas; Development of information systems based on virtual geo-multimedia database (e.g. creation of extensive tourist information systems); Consultation and educational strategy in the field of forestry; Methodology of consultation and educational activities for foresters; CarboEurope (carbon balance in forest ecosystems); Sustainable game management for protection and increasing value of natural resources.
LanguageCzech, English, French, German, Russian, Spanish
CountryCzech Republic
Keywordsforest inventory; national forest inventories; NFIs; forest management; forest certification; hunting; game management; carbon balance; continuing education; EFI member
TypeGovernment organizations, Research institutions and departments
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 Published: February 2 2007 | Last updated: November 23 2016