912124 Site ecology II

Lecture and field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Bruckman, Viktor , Schume, Helmut , Katzensteiner, Klaus
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


Climatic and edaphic characteristics of mountaineous areas

physiological ecology / acclimation and adaptation

forest dynamics at timberline

impact of landuse / management on water budget and nutrient cycling

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Improvement of the knowledge of ecosystem processes on edaphical and climatical extreme mountain sites as a basis for sustainable management of mountain sites.
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