On October 14th-16th, International Conference on Sustainable Forest Management---The 2nd Forest Science Forum was held in Beijing. The theme of this conference was "sustainable forest management responding to climate change". SUN Zhagen, deputy administrator of State Forestry Administration, JIANG Zehui, Vice Chair of National Committee of Population, Resources and Environment, CPPCC, IUFRO President Niels Elers Koch, and other experts and officials attended the conference and delivered the speeches. Totally about 300 forestry experts from more than 20 countries participated in the conference.
Dr. ZHANG Shougong, the president of CAF, attended the conference and gave a speech named The Way to Sustainability for Larch Plantation in China. PENG Zhenhua, professor of CAF, introduced achievements of urban forest construction in China, exertion and contribution CAF had made in this course. Vice president of CAF, CHEN Xingliang and LIU Shirong attended the conference. LIU Shirong gave an presentation on the relationship between sustainable forest management and ecosystem services and emphasized the value of ecosystem services.
Forest Science Forum was founded in 2010 and convened every two years. It is a platform for world’s forestry scientists and technology personnel to exchange information and inspiration, a path for forestry counterparts to seek cooperation and spread friendship.