Project properties

Title Biodiversity in European forest reserves
Group Forest Ecology and Forest Management Group
Project type thesis
Credits 36
Supervisor(s) FEM group: Gert-Jan Nabuurs
Other organisation: Czech university of applied sciences (Miro Svoboda)
Examiner(s) Prof Gert-Jan Nabuurs
Contact info gert-jan.nabuurs@wur.nl
https://www.linkedin.com/in/gert-jan-nabuurs-803b091b/
Begin date 2021/09/01
End date
Description Also possible as Internship or Research practice

The Czech university of applied sciences inventories strict reserves around Europe, most in Czech, Slovak or Romania,
Fieldwork as well as analyses can be carried out
A comparative analysis of the reserves with surrounding comparable but normally managed forest is part of this thesis.
Field work is part of the thesis. Also good ecological knowledge is required.


Topic is part of research project: https://www.remoteforests.org/locations.php


Keywords to search by:

Topic(s): Climate change effects /Biodiversity and functional diversity/ Ecosystem services /
Region(s): Europe
Climate(s): Temperate zone/


Used skills
Requirements - WEC-31806 Ecological Methods I, or a comparable alternative course;
- One FEM course (at least), depending on the topic of the thesis: FEM-30306 Forest Ecology and Forest Management, FEM-30806 Resource Dynamics Sustainable Utilization, FEM-32306 Agroforestry, or Models for Ecological Systems FEM-31806