The Environmental Challenges facing the Irish Forest Industry
The Society of Irish Foresters
in association with the
Royal Dublin Society
The Annual Augustine Henry Forestry Lecture
“The Environmental Challenges facing the Irish Forest Industry”
Professor John O’Halloran - UCC
The Dodder Rooms
Royal Dublin Society, Ballsbridge
Thursday, 10th March 2011 at 7.30pm
This lecture will review the large-step changes in our knowledge of environmental matters relating to forests and will outline where we have come from in the past 20 years in research, in forests and biodiversity and water, and will consider some future perspectives.
Professor John O’Halloran is the Head of the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, UCC where he has been engaged in research on forest environmental issues for more than 20 years. A graduate of UCC, he has worked in the UK and North America and has published widely for which he was awarded his D. Sc., by the National University of Ireland, in 2009.
Entrance is via the Anglesea Road entrance.
Admission is Free.