The final publication of the COST Action FP0903 is available at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/bookseries/14748177/13/
Citation: R. Matyssek, N. Clarke, P. Cudlin, T.N. Mikkelsen, J.-P. Tuovinen G. Wieser, E. Paoletti (Eds.) 2013, Climate Change, Air Pollution and Global Challenges: Knowledge, Understanding and Perspectives from Forest Research. Elsevier Physical Sciences Series “Developments in Environmental Science” (S. Krupa Ed.), pp. 2-622.
Aims and rationale
The book is intended as the final publication of the COST Action FP0903 (Climate Change and Forest Mitigation and Adaptation in a Polluted Environment –active since 2009 to 2013; http://cost-fp0903.ipp.cnr.it/ ). COST standing for “European Cooperation in Science and Technology” represents a funding instrument of the European Union (EU) in support of network cooperation in science and technology within the EU and associated countries.
The book will orient at the focuses of research needs and directions as addressed by the Action (Matyssek et al. 2012), extended by knowledge transfer and socio-economic aspects. The need for the book arises from the significant pressures forests currently face from climate change and air pollution and are reflected by the book’s aims:
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Expected innovation :
Workshop Final Book of the COST Action FP0903
An interview by a local journalist Regner Hansen by Globuzz, was released in a Danish newspaper (available here) about the workshop, the Action, its aims, results and final book.