Restoration, Ecosystem Services and Land Use Policy


11.4. The Post-Conference excursion to the Oulanka National Park is fully booked. Please contact, if you want to add your name to the line-up list. We try to arrange a couple of more places for the tour, but this can’t be guaranteed.

11.4. The Pre-Conference excursion to Finnish Lapland is almost full too, so please hurry if you want book a place in the trip.

3.4. We will extend the Abstract deadline until 25th April due to numerous requests concerning delays in the Abstract submission. We will however start the Abstract evaluation already next week to ensure that all abstracts can be evaluated before the early bird registration deadline, which is still April 30th.

22.1. The Online Registration is open now! Early Bird registration is open until 30 April 2014 and last registration date is 31 May 2014. More information and the online registration form link on the Registration page.


21.1. We invite organizations, institutions, government agencies and private companies to consider sponsoring the SER2014 Conference. More information on the Call for Sponsors page.


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The SER2014 European Conference will provide an international forum to discuss the restoration of Ecosystem Services, and the ecological, economic and socio-cultural values of restoration. The Conference aims at increasing the link between restoration and land use policies, and it points to issues discussed continuously at international, EU and national levels.

The SER2014 European Conference will be held in Oulu, the Capital of Northern Scandinavia, Finland.

Main organizerThe Finnish Forest Research Institute (Metla)
Co-organizersMetsähallitus and Thule Insitute of the University of Oulu
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