TreeDivNet has a long lasting tradition of collaborative research. In 20171, TreeDivNet has tallied 43 partners which collectively produced 175 publications, 158 scientific articles, 1 book chapter and 16 PhD theses, with many more published material underway2. TreeDivNet is now expanding on this pooled effort by embarking into funded research projects that incorporate fieldwork and data synthesis on the whole network. Currently, these projects are: