News

28 November 2022

Tomáš Přívětivý has its contribution in Science Magazine. Congratulations!

8 November 2022

New reserearch plot Doutnac was established at the area of 5,00 ha inside the unmanaged forest (est. 2005). Now we made the first dendrometry census here to fill forest types spectrum of detailed research.

7 October 2021

The Blue Cat Team member Pavel Daněk defended his PhD thesis Tree-soil interactions in natural temperate forests in space and time at Department of Botany and Zoology, Faculty of Sciences, Masaryk University Pavel succesfully finished his doctoral studies this day. Congratulations!

6 September 2021

We are developing repeated detailed measurements in Praděd National Nature Reserve at permanent reasearch plots Eustaška (4.5 ha, 4th census), Bílá Opava (3.0 ha, 3rd census). All trees with 10mm of diameter in breast height have been registered.

1 June 2021

Check a recent Blue Cats' contribution (DOI: 10.1093/nsr/nwaa244) to National Science Review Oxford Academic (Oxford University Press) on how the predictions of tree survival and growth can be substantially improved once we take into account higher-order interactions among trees.

8 March 2021

Having had successful PhD thesis defense Popis porostní struktury přirozeného lesa pomocí pozemního a bezpilotního laserového skenování - kvantifikace korun ve 3D prostoru, Martin Krůček finished his doctoral studies in the field of Applied Geoinformatics at Mendel University in Brno. Congratulations!

27 May 2020

The BlueCat Research Team has founded their official Instagram. From now on, you can follow more news on research in old-growth forests in pictorial form also there.

25 May 2020

The 4th dendrometry re-census (1973, 1994, 2006, 2020) at floodplain alluvial hardwood forest sites Ranšpurk (22,3 ha) and Cahnov-Soutok (15,0 ha) in Czechia was accomplished through March-May.

6 March 2020

ForestGEO NEWS BLOG at Spotlight Series brought interview with Kamil Král focused on 3D approach in Zofin Forest Dynamics Plot structure and dynamics research.

3 February 2020

We achieve the article How cyclical and predictable are Central European temperate forest dynamics in terms of development phases? (Read the article) has been frequently tracked and cited (Learn More).