Månad: november 2014

Climate change – is Nordic forestry prepared?

The long generation time of many tree species makes them vulnerable to fast environmental changes. Decisions made today will have consequences for several decades. Thus, proper planning in face of climate change is crucial for forestry. It is important to...

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Genetic characterisation of Danish Jutland cattle

A recent study, published in the scientific journal Journal of Animal Science, has genetically characterized a herd of Danish Jutland cattle. The study is based on 135 individuals from the Kortegaard herd of Danish Jutland cattle, which has been genotyped...

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New report on the Nordic Brown Bee

Final report of the project on the conservation of the Nordic brown bee is now available as a hard-copy as well as electronically. The report summarizes the current status on the Nordic brown bee in the Nordic-Baltic region, describes the...

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IPCC Fifth Assessment Report

“Human influence on the climate system is clear, and recent anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases are the highest in history. Recent climate changes have had widespread impacts on human and natural systems.” (IPCC, Synthesis Report) The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...

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