Gert-Jan Nabuurs

Gert-Jan Nabuurs is professor European forest resources at Wageningen University and Research, WUR. His background is in European scale forest resource analyses, and management under climate change with both scientific aspects as well as outreach to the forest sector. EFISCEN model, the European forest resource, forest management and carbon balance model. Applications are in wood availability, effects of forest management, climate change impacts and CO2 sequestration. Further he is Coordinating Lead Author of the Agriculture and Forestry chapter in the IPCC 6AR. He was Assistant Director of the European Forest Institute in Finland from 2009-2012. He launched the climate smart forestry idea at COP21 in Paris. Recently the climate smart forestry network for the EU was launched.

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