By Katrine Hahn, Jens Emborg
Suserup Skov in Denmark is a well-preserved beech-dominated wooded area reserve with continuity in tree conceal no less than again to 4200 BC, indicating it to be an immediate descendent of the primeval forests. regardless of of documented ancient effect from people, Suserup Skov is now more and more characterised by way of traditional disturbance dynamics and is among the most sensible reference components for naturalness within the nemoral a part of northern Europe. This has attracted a number of study tasks focussing on wooded area dynamics, ecology and biodiversity that are summarized during this factor of Ecological Bulletins.This quantity makes a speciality of 3 major areas:1) stand constructions and dynamics2) water and nutrient biking tactics, and3) crops styles and processes.With a compilation of medical stories, distinctive case-studies and experimental works, the amount offers a distinct and in-depth assessment of buildings and approaches in one wooded area reserve. the purpose is to set up a easy reference of technological know-how and perform inside forestry and nature conservation.