The first Austrian Conference on Forest and Health takes place in the castle of Reichenau an der Rax from October 27 to Oct 29, 2011.

The conference focuses on the topics of
(1) health effects of forests,
(2) forests as sites for therapeutic and social activities,
(3) and health effects of forest products.

The conference programme consists of two days of practical and scientific presentations and keynotes as well as stakeholder statements addressing forest-, environment and health policies and a 1-day excursion in the Viennese alpine region (Wiener Alpen Region) in Lower Austria and a social event.

More information:
http://www.waldgesundheit.boku.ac.at/


18.10.2011