Integrated European
Long-Term Ecosystem, critical zone and
socio-ecological Research

Winter Forest Ecology course at Hokkaido University, Japan

Hokkaido University Forests will hold the Winter Forest Ecology Course JAPAN from 26th February to 1st March 2024 in northern Hokkaido. The students targeted for this course are 3rd and 4th-year undergraduate and master's course students.

During the field course, the students will learn basic and applied knowledge about snow function, above and below-ground plant ecology, soil nutrient dynamics, carbon flux, and microbial activity in winter forest.

For more details and application, please visit this webpage.

The application will be accepted until 15th December 2023.

If you have any questions, please contact Makoto Kobayashi (, one of the organisers of the course.

When (times shown are in CET)
26 Feb, 2024 5:36 PM to
01 Mar, 2024 5:36 PM

Hokkaido, Japan