Conifers Network: Summary of the seventh meeting


The seventh and last meeting of the Conifers Network was held on 10-12 June 2008 in Sopron, Hungary. Participants received updates on EUFORGEN activities, the status and progress of gene conservation in member countries, the establishment of EUFGIS project and on research relevant for the network. They discussed the overall progress of the work on the common action plans.. The meeting also included a seminar on ‘The use of forest reproductive material and forest genetic resources conservation’. Lastly, the future of the Conifers Network was discussed.