853111 Nature and landscape conservation

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Zoderer, Brenda Maria , Huber, Anna , Wolensky, Miriam , Pröbstl-Haider, Ulrike , Schinegger, Rafaela
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


The lecture explains the terms and the main columns of Nature and Landscape Protection. The main issues are protected areas, species protection, landscape planning and environmental assessment. Against this background selected biotop types and measure to protect these structures are presented and discussed. The selected biotop types are mainly man-made biotops which are important elements of the cultural landscape such as wet meadows, hedges, agrobiotops and urban biotops.

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The aim of the lecture is to inform about the main elements for nature and landscape protection within the cultural landscape.
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