overall goal of the FORGER project

To enhance the conservation and use of forest genetic resources as part of sustainable forest management in Europe, by making available sound and integrated information on forest genetic resources for forest managers and policymakers.


  1. To improve and analyse inventories on forest genetic resources
  2. To develop a common protocol for measuring and monitoring genetic diversity
  3. To analyse historic, current and future use and management of forest genetic resources
  4. To provide improved tools, guidelines and recommendations for stakeholders
  5. To disseminate and communicate the project's results to stakeholders