Kris Verheyen / Full professor

Ghent University – Department of Environment – Forest & Nature Lab / Bioscience Engineering

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  • The health of forest ecosystems is threatened by global change, and climate change in particular. The threat is real and visible.
  • As a scientist I try to participate in the public debate by sharing my insight and knowledge. With respect to my way of life, I try to decrease my ecological footprint (less car driving, buying local food, lowering consumption)
  • Transdisciplinary collaboration. All of us have to act and we have to do this together. Politicians and the political systems has not adopted this way of thinking yet.

Originally posted 2018-05-05 02:53:07.