831118 Field trip in vegetation ecology

Field trip
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


During two field trip days the vegetation mosaic on different soils will be worked out.

Be sure to bring the following items with you to the field trip:
Writing material, identification books (Adler et.a. als well as picture flora guides such as Rothmaler Atlasband), magnifying glass, rain coat, lunch package with enough water.
If available: tape measure, compass, altimeter.

Previous knowledge expected

Passing of the lecture 831.103 Vegetation Ecology und lecture 831.102 Practical course with field exercise in Systematic Botany

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

On the basis of the knowledge gained in the course 831.103 “Vegetation ecology”, the methodological skills for the recording of vegetation are particularly employed during two field days.
After successful completion, the students have the ability to independently carry out vegetation relevés as well as to summarize and fundamentally classify vegetation relevés.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.