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Reasonable forest

Exhibition of the 120th anniversary of the archbishop's office fixtures forest

11th 4th - 31st 10th 2014
Archbishop chateau and gardens in Kroměříž
Archdiocesan Museum Kroměříž | Castle Visitor Centre

Jubilee exhibition showcasing the history of professional offices, which accounts for more than a century plans for the care of forests in our country.
For the development of forest management - a discipline whose task is periodic surveys the state of the forest , its potential for development and preparation of proposals for economic measures - had until the early 20th century crucial especially large private forest estates, which was already used to have their own fixtures ( mensurational ) office. The oldest tradition had plumbing services liechtensteinská ( since 1889 housed the Austrian Rabensburg ) and Schwarzenberg in Deep nad Vltavou ( 1852) . When in 1894 he ordered Olomouc Archbishop Theodor Kohn ( 1893-1904 ) set up a separate forest furnishing an office in Kroměříž (German Forsteinrichtungskanzlei in Kremsier ) , so it was the first independent plumbing firm in Moravia. They were then taken to the latest appliances, some of which have been preserved to this day and which visitors can view the exhibition .
After the political changes in the first half of the 20th century Archbishop's office professionally established state Department of Forestry Brandys nad Labem ( FMI) . His Kroměřížská branch continuously and successfully developing field so far. The exhibition presents itself as discipline , as well as contemporary mapping technique , archival materials and comments offices personalities from the environment Kromeříž forest offices have emerged . Among them is prof . Ing . Josef Konšel , Dr.h.c. (1875-1958) , one of the leading European foresters and co-founder of modern silviculture in the Czech Republic. The exhibition is produced in collaboration NPÚ Kroměříž , Olomouc Museum of Art , Kromeříž branch FMI and the Mendel University in Brno.

Accompanying events exhibitions also have the ambition to provide an introduction to the research topic in forestry and collections Archdiocese of.

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