Past Events

An ecological history of the New Forest; lessons in forest change and continuity

Date: 
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Jonathan Spencer, Forest Planning & Environment Manager, Forest Enterprise, Forestry Commission England

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REDD+ progress and performance in Brazil: institutions, actors and power

Date: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Maria Fernanda Gebara, Associate Researcher, Department for International Development, LSE / Consultant for the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

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The politics of the IPCC's Fifth Assessment Report process and its significance for forests

Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Deborah S Davenport, PhD, Specialist in International Forest and Climate Change Politics
Writer/Editor, Earth Negotiations Bulletin

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What role do riparian forest fragments play in the sustainable management of tropical agriculture?

Date: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Dr Claudia Gray, Research Fellow (Evolution, Behaviour and Environment), University of Sussex

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A global strategy for road building

Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Professor William F Laurance, Distinguished Research Professor & Australian Laureate/Prince Bernhard Chair in International Nature Conservation, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia

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India’s development vs conservation conundrum

Date: 
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
School of Geography and the Environment, OUCE, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3QY

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Shekar Dattatri, naturalist, wildlife filmmaker, conservationist, author, and co-founder of India’s premiere conservation portal, www.conservationindia.org.

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Emergent patterns from a general ecosystem model

Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BD

OCTF seminar followed by drinks at the King's Arms pub

Speaker: Mike Harfoot, Senior Ecosystem Modelling Scientist, United Nations Environment Programme, World Conservation Monitoring Centre

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OCTF seminar: Independent monitoring and the future of forests in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Date: 
Friday, July 11, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BD

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Leo Bottrill, Director of CrowdCover and Project Leader for the Moabi Initiative

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OCTF seminar: The Architecture of Trees

Date: 
Friday, June 27, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
Lecture Theatre, Department of Plant Sciences, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RB

OCTF seminar followed by drinks

Speaker: Professor Francis Halle, renowned French botanist and Botany Professor Emeritus of the University of Montpellier

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OCTF seminar: Insights into tropical forest structure and dynamics from the CTFS - ForestGEO network of forest dynamics plots

Date: 
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 16:15
Location: 
Seminar Room 1, Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BD

OCTF seminar followed by drinks at the King's Arms

Speaker: Helene Muller-Landau, PhD, Staff Scientist, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

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