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Институт леса Национальной академии наук Беларуси

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TitleИнститут леса Национальной академии наук Беларуси
2nd TitleForest Research Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
CreatorИнститут леса Национальной академии наук Беларуси
DescriptionThe Forest Institute has three forest research stations: Zhornovskaya (Osipovichi, Mogilev region), Dvinskaya (Podsvilye, Vitebsk region), and Korenevkskaya (Korenevka, Gomel region), six research laboratories, support units, and a scientific library. The priority areas of basic and applied research are: sustainable forest management; conservation and reproduction of forest genetics and tree breeding; reforestation, forestation, increasing productivity, and ecological sustainability of forests; protecting forests from fire, pests and diseases; assessment of forest resources, forest monitoring, and remote sensing of forests; rehabilitation of forests and forest lands and forest management in areas contaminated with radionuclides; genetic, physiological, and biochemical mechanisms of formation; productivity and sustainability of forests; reproduction, rational use, and conservation of forest biological resources; Biotechnology for industry, agriculture, medicine, and environmental protection.
Keywordsforest research; sustainable forest management; forest genetics; tree breeding; reforestation; afforestation; forest fires; pests; diseases; forest monitoring; forest resources
TypeGovernment organizations, Research institutions and departments
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 Published: June 16 2011