NIBIO is one of the largest research institutions in Norway with more than 750 employees. The main areas of competence in NIBIO includes forestry, agriculture, horticulture and rural development, economics, land use mapping, food safety, plant health, biodiversity, environmental protection and natural resources management.
NIBIO conducts targeted basic and applied research for development and monitoring in order to contribute to a green economy and sustainable management of natural resources, including climate change impacts and adaptations. NIBIO is also responsible for the Norwegian National Forest Inventory (since 1918) and for reporting LULUCF activities under the Kyoto Protocol.
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