853103 Landscape management and nature conservation I

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Fuchs, Franka Mathilde , Zoderer, Brenda Maria , Schinegger, Rafaela
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


Framework conditions for nature conservation in Austria, EU directives and regulations, international conventions, etc., overview on the various conservation categories and criteria on a national and international level. Central nature conservation-related research issues will be presented and disussed. The implementation is based on specific planning. Examples for implementation will be presented and discussed.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Knowledge of general background and methods for planning and implementation of nature conservation related issues. Discussion of the effects of land use on ecosystems and landscape character.
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