Expert panel group on Forest Growth ICP Forest
The Expert Panel has the task to further develop the harmonised monitoring methods in the field of forest growth as laid down in the Manual. The Expert Panel closely cooperates with the Programme Co-ordinating Centre and the data centres in order to contribute to the data evaluation and quality assurance.
The Research Centre for Forestry and Wood joins the EP with the Italian representative Giada Bertini that participated to the Manual revisions.
(Dobbertin M, Neumann M, 2016: Part V: Tree Growth. In: UNECE ICP Forests, Programme Coordinating Centre (ed.): Manual on methods and criteria for harmonized sampling, assessment, monitoring and analysis of the effects of air pollution on forests. Thünen Institute of Forest Ecosystems, Eberswalde, Germany, 17 p. + Annex [http://www.icp-forests.org/manual.htm])