Mon22 July 2019 - Sat 27 July 2019
Cesana Torinese (Italy), Italy
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International Summer School "Alpine Forests are Rock Stars!"

The Alpine Space project RockTheAlps is organizing the "Alpine Forests are Rock Stars!" international summer school on July 22nd-27th in Cesana Torinese (Italy).

In one of the most scenic areas of the Italian Western Alps, the participants will have some hands-on training on the assessment and management of protection forests against rockfall. Seminars will deal with:

1) Ecology and management of protection forests against rockfall

2) Traditional and innovative field survey techniques

3) Risk mapping and computer modelling

4) Evaluation of costs and benefits

DEADLINE: 20th May 2019 (send CV and motivation letter). For the submission and more information: Niccolò Marchi (niccolo.marchi@phd.unipd.it).