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Tropical forestry practices in a German winter forest

How to measure and assess forest stands? How to determine required management interventions, and how to create a management plan on made assessments? The master students of the tropical forestry program encountered these questions during a recent field trip to…

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Forest in Arts – Art in Forests: first semester closing excursion to the “Neue Meister” art gallery in Dresden

Celebrating the end of the first semester the Tropical Forestry Master Course had the pleasure to visit the art gallery “Neue Meister” at the Albertinum in Dresden together with Professor Pretzsch and the Ph.D. students. As one current main exhibition…

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Global Landscape Forum 2017 – An exciting event for Tharandt students

  Between the 19th and 20th of December 2017 the Global Landscape Forum (GLF) took place in Bonn, Germany. The GLF is the world’s largest science-led platform aiming in addressing landscape-issues through dialogue by putting communities first. During this year’s…

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Learning from German technologies for Africa

An excursion took our guests from Africa and colleagues from the TU Dresden to the Upper Lusatia near the Polish border. It was part of a symposium on wood-based innovation in August, organized by our institute. The excursion gave insight…

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Oberlausitz: Harvesting the beauty and benefit of the landscape

Oberlausitz (Upper Lusatia) is a mesmerizing area situated in between the eastern part of Saxony, western Poland, and southern Brandenburg. Here, it also can be found Oberlausitzer Heide- und Teichlandschaft Biosphere Reserve which has been admitted by UNESCO since 1996…

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Excursion to Zittau

  On Friday 16th December, students of first and last semester of M.Sc. Tropical Forestry gathered together to take a train for an excursion to Zittau.  The team reached Zittau station by 10:30 am and started walking towards the city…

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