National networks

  • Aelmoeseneie forest The university's forest, used as a research site by Ghent University and INBO since the 1960s (Aelmoeseneie forest)
  • treediv|Belgium A national research network on the functional importance of tree biodiversity (
  • LTER Belgium The Aelmoeseneie forest and the 3 sites of the FORBIO experiment are part of the Long-Term Ecosystem Research Network in Belgium (
  • ELAND Ecolabs in an educational LANDscape. A research platform on forest, nature and green management of the Ghent University Association (

International networks

  • FLEUR European researchers interested in forest plant dynamics in a changing environment (
    • forestREplot A database of herb layer resurvey plots in temperate forests in Europe and North-America (

    National collaborations

    International collaborations