Division of Forest and Forest Resources

The division is responsible for forestry and rural science. The division has a broad field of research projects along the whole value chain, with close connections to the industry and leading international research environment.

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Forest research in Norway has a long history of providing research data, giving a unique opportunity to answer several central questions regarding the green shift

Division of Forest and Forest Resources covers most of Norways’ land area, and optimal usage of the areas and production potential is crucial when it comes to providing materials, nature value and social benefits which can contribute to new, green value creation in Norway.

Sections underlying the division are:
  • Wood Technology
  • Forest Technology and Economics
  • National Forest Inventory
  • Forest Genetics and Biodiversity
  • Forest and Climate
  • Natural Resources and Rural Development