II National Congress of Silviculture – 1998

The second Congress of Silviculture was held in Venice (24-27 June 1998). The Congress was organized by the Consulta Nazionale per le Foreste e il Legno, the General Direction for Forest, Mountain and Water Resources and the Italian Academy of Forest Science. The aim was to analyze and discuss the changes that had taken place in the Italian forest situation after 40 years from the first congress and define silvicultural approaches for the improvement and conservation of Italian forests, of forest biodiversity and forest landscapes.