BASE BASE -  Volume 2 (1998)  Numéro 1 

Les ressources génétiques forestières

Alphonse Nanson
Station de Recherches Forestières, Ministère de la Région Wallonne, Avenue Maréchal Juin, 23, Gembloux, Belgium
Dominique Jacques
Station de Recherches Forestières, Ministère de la Région Wallonne, Avenue Maréchal Juin, 23, Gembloux, Belgium

Abstract

Forest genetic resources

A short synthesis on the subject of forest genetic resources is presented. Their specificity and the threats weighing on them are briefly reviewed. The management of forest genetic resources from the viewpoint of in situ and ex situ conservation, and their valorization through breeding programmes are described. Co-operations at the world, European and Belgian levels are cited, with special reference to the EUFORGEN Network.

Keywords : forest genetics, forestry, genetic resources, improvement, international co-operation

To cite this article

Alphonse Nanson & Dominique Jacques, «Les ressources génétiques forestières», BASE [En ligne], Volume 2 (1998), Numéro 1, 59-64 URL : https://popups.ulg.ac.be/1780-4507/index.php?id=16041.