912306 Exercises in vegetation dynamics


Type
Exercise and field trip
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Gratzer, Georg , Karrer, Gerhard
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2019
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

Excursions to old growth forests in Austria and neighbouring countries

Forest ecological methods: analysis of forest vegetation in different spatial and temporal scales; methods in disturbance ecological research; methods in regeneration ecology

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students have a deeper understanding of natural forest dynamics; they are able to identify driving factors for forest dynamics in the field and can assess consequences of different disturbances for dynamic processes in forest ecosystems.
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