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Swiss Forest Protection

  Competence center of
Forest Protection

  Head: Dr. Valentin Queloz
rehgeiss.jpg informs the Swiss forest services,  the forest owners
and the interested public about current incidents concerning the forest protection.

surveys together with the forests services of the cantons the frequency and degree of  disturbances in the forest  by abiotic incidents and organisms (insects, fungi, game) concerning the forest protection.
Abiotisch consults the Swiss forest services, forest owners, departments and interested people with questions about forest protection. 
gets involved with further education of forest services,  students of universities and technical colleges in the domain of forest protection, healthiness of trees using courses and lectures.


Phone 044'739'23'88

cultivates the information exchange with internal and external colleagues.