Forestry Scientist Gives Keynote Address at International Symposium on Restoring Forests

Friday, October 7 2011

Anthony S. Davis, assistant professor of forest resources and director of the Center for Forest Nursery and Seedling Research recently gave a key note address at the Restoring Forests: Advances in Techniques and Theory Symposium held in Madrid, Spain Sept. 27-29. Entitled, “Seedling Selection to Facilitate Restoration Success,” Davis’ presentation addressed the challenges in restoring degraded and damaged ecosystems and introduced a novel approach to overcoming those challenges. The symposium engaged approximately 100 scientists from across the world to collaboratively address solutions to challenges associated with forest restoration under stressful conditions.