812315 Restoration and conservation of riverine landscapes (in Eng.)


Art
Vorlesung und Seminar
Semesterstunden
3
Vortragende/r (Mitwirkende/r)
Muhar, Susanne , Unfer, Günther
Organisation
Angeboten im Semester
Wintersemester 2019/20
Unterrichts-/ Lehrsprachen
Englisch

Lehrinhalt

- Conceptual and methodological framework for integrative river management: goals, spatio-temporal scales, reference conditions, planning process, monitoring, adaptive management..)
- Planning and management instruments at different spatial scales
- Restoration and conservation programmes and measures:
Overview; Types of measures; Case studies
- Setting restoration and conservation priorities: process, criteria
- Success and constraints of river restoration

Lehrziel

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:
- describe different types of management concepts and restoration and conservation measures;
- discuss concepts and measures with regard to targets and reference conditions, spatio-temporal scales, and consequences for the aquatic environment;
- characterise main planning tools;
- develop a conceptual framework for the process of integrative river management;
- identify appropriate procedures and criteria for setting priorities in river restoration and conservation; and
- present and discuss contemporary scientific studies on restoration and conservation.
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