The Bark Beetle: A Threat for Trentino’s Forests

Besides destroying extensive forested areas in North Italy in 2018, windstorm Vaia exposed forests to further threats. The surviving forests are now struggling against bark beetle attacks.

Extreme events happen. What can we do about it?

In the Anthropocene, natural and human-induced extreme events are hitting the world more frequently than in the past. How can we handle them?”