912337 Biodiversity and conservation of mountain forests


Type
Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
1
Lecturer (assistant)
Sandén, Hans , Splechtna, Bernhard
Organisation
Institute of Forest Ecology (IFE)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

(1) Introduction: Introduction What is biodiversity and why do we want it

(2)Ecological processes affecting biodiversity

(3) How do we measure biodiversity

(4) Conservation. The convention on biological diversity.

(5) Invasive species seminar

(6) Cultural diversity

(7) Debate and discussions

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

This course provides the general framework for biodiversity and conservation with special reference to forested mountain landscapes.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.