2010-04-19

Video

Opening ceremony


SESSION 1. YEW AND YEWWOODS IN THE IBERIAN PENINSULE

The culture of Yew in the Atlantic Arc.
D. Ignacio Abella


Management plans for Yew in Portugal
D. Jacinto Diamantino y Alexandre Silva


Historical Yews Conservation
D. Oscar Prada


SESSION2. A LOCAL PERSPECTIVE TO YEW AND YEDWOODS CONSERVATION: THE EXAMPLE OF EL BIERZO COUNTY (LEÓN-SPAIN)

Conservation of historical Yews in El Bierzo.
D. Carlos Martínez, D. Antonio Nespral y Germán Valcarcel


Conservation and management of St. Cristobal Yew (Ponferrada- Spain)
D. Bernabé Moya , D. José Moya


Basin Sil Yew current status conservation (León-Orense-Lugo)
Dña. Luz Valbuena Relea


L’if aux frontieres de la vie (World premiere)
D. Jean Luc Bouvrec
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Conservation: Ancient yew woods vs Public use (Round table)

Documentary film: “Etnobotejiberia”: Yew ethnobotany in Iberian Peninsule.
Asociación Amigos del Tejo y las Tejedas

Yew, culture and biodiversity
D. Isidro Canóniga Basante


SESSION 3. EUROPEAN INVESTIGATION, TRENDS IN YEW AND YEWWOOD

Why do yews live for so long?
D. Peter A. Thomas


Do females differ from males? Dendrochronological study of Taxus baccata.
Dña Anna Cedro


Genetic and morphometric study of Taxus baccata L. on Azores Archipielago.
Dña. Raquel Caetano


Aging yew trees
D. Jonathan Lageard


SESSION 4. YEW AND YEWWOODS CONSERVATION IN THE WORLD

Progress and current challenges in the conservation of woodland Taxus canadensis (Taxus
canadensis Marshall) A yew species harvested in Canada for the pharmaceutical industry.
D. Stewart Cameron


Presence of Yew (Taxus globosa Schltd) in protected areas of Middle America.
D. Raúl Contreras


Sesión: Presentación de comunicaciones orales

What does the yew mean to us today? An introductory overview of the varied cultural
meanings of the yew in Britain.
D. Andy Mcgeeney



Closing ceremony


Concert: Yew music, culture and biodiversity
Bagpipes school of Villafranca del Bierzo – Spain