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France / Germany

VOSGES DU NORD / PFÄLZERWALD


© Photo: Bâteau de Papier/SYCOPARC
 
 
  Brief description   Monitoring of air quality (France)
Monitoring of flora and fauna
Biological inventories
Aquatic ecosystems
Silviculture
Peat bog/Pine forests (France)
Vegetation studies, including ecological succession and regeneration, role of fire (France)
Forest research and dynamism of wood ecology (Germany)
Research in conservation biology (France)
Rehabilitation of species (Germany)
Environmental monitoring using GIS technology (France)
Ethnology and sociology (France)
Impact of tourism
Mapping of the different zones of the biosphere reserve
  Specific variables...    
  Abiotic   Air quality, monitoring/methodologies.
  Biodiversity   Biology, conservation, ecology, fauna, fires/fire ecology, flora, forest systems, freshwater/inland water, methodologies, phytosociology/succession, restoration/rehabilitation/redevelopment, vegetation studies/plant cover.
  Socio-economic   Forestry, social/socio-economic aspects, tourism, traditional practices/ethnology/traditional knowledge.
  Integrated monitoring   Geographic Information System/GIS, impact and risk studies/environmental impact, mapping, monitoring/methodologies, planning and zoning measures/zonation.


Last updated: 2/28/2007

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