Professional Materials

Journals, abstracts, summaries and research papers by KKL-JNF research professionals, translated into English. Available for download.

Forest - Journal of Forestry, Woodlands & Environment

Forest - Journal of Forestry, Woodlands & Environment

Forest, produced by KKL-JNF, publishes professional articles on plant ecology, woodlands and forestry, and was Israel's first such journal. Its graphs, tables and abstracts are translated into English.

Long-Term Ecological Research Site in Martyrs Forest

Long-Term Ecological Research Site in Martyrs Forest

The Martyrs Forest study researches long-term effects of forestry care that encourages regeneration. It also researches the effect of thinning trees in mature forests, as well as other activity taking place in the regenerating forest layer.

Gazelle Ecology in Masua Park

Gazelle Ecology in Masua Park

Gazelles are a wild but familiar Israeli species, that are being studied in Masua Park.

Arava Accacia Survey

Arava Accacia Survey

English summary of the comprehensive survey of Accacias in the Arava Valley, commissioned by KKL-JNF and conducted in 2011-2012, based on the publication "Survey of Acacias in the Arava" (Perlberg, 2013).

Rehabilitation of desertified ecosystems in Israel

Rehabilitation of desertified ecosystems in Israel

The multifunctional cultural landscape in the southern arid and semi-arid region in Israel (the Northern Negev) has been shaped by human activity over the millenia.