Tree Breeding, Population Genetics and Conservation of Genes (1994)

Lectures given at the 1994 Marcus Wallenberg Prize Symposium held in Stockholm on September 22, 1994.

Introduction by the chairman

Professor Clark S. Binkley, Dean, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Member of the Marcus Wallenberg Prize Selection Committee

Ethics in tree breeding and gene conservation

Professor Gene Namkoong, recipient of the 1994 Marcus Wallenberg Prize, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Gene conservation and tree breeding, harmony or cacophony?

Professor Gösta Eriksson, Department of Forest Genetics, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Genetic conservation and tree breeding in the Tropics

Dr. Jeffery Burley, Director, Oxford Forestry Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom, Member of the Marcus Wallenberg Prize Selection Committee

Biodiversity conservation and modern forestry practices

Professor Björn Hägglund, President Stora Forest, Falun, Sweden