Seeing and managing forests as functional complex networks – an interview with Christian Messier

Photo: M.Mina

In September 2017 I participated to a very dynamic field-week that took place in Tuscany, Italy. Here international students had the chance to discuss new concepts in forest management, such as viewing forest ecosystems as complex adaptive systems. One of the organisers, Prof. Christian Messier form the University of Quebec, recently published an article proposing a novel approach for managing forested landscapes at multiple spatial scales.

The post is published in the website Forest Monitor

Here’s the link to the post

Marco Mina
Marco Mina
Postdoctoral fellow

Forest ecologist, cross-country skier and mountain lover.