6th International Symposium for Research in Protected Areas 2017

National Parks Austria (www.nationalparksaustria.at) and Hohe Tauern National Park (www.hohetauern.at) are pleased to invite you to present your latest protected areas research at the
6th International Symposium for Research in Protected Areas, 2 – 4 November 2017.
The symposium will be held at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Salzburg, Austria.
A Particitpation without presenting results of research is possible.
Registration until 27.3.2017

At this symposium researchers, protected areas managers, as well as individuals from government, business, non-governmental organizations and the general public, who are interested in protected areas, may present and discuss topics which are highly significant for protected areas and are currently taken up by research. The manifold aspects of the interrelation between protection aims, protected area management and the impacts on nature, society and the regional economy in times of transition form the general thematic base of this international conference, held every four years since 1996.

Six of Austria’s most ecologically valuable regions have been designated as national parks. They reflect the great diversity of this Central European country: high mountains, forests, water and riparian marshes, and steppes. Austria is part of two biogeographic regions: the alpine and the continental, and most of the Austrian national parks are part of two important regional networks for protected areas: ALPARC and DanubePARKS. In close cooperation with these regional networks, and supported by scientific institutions, we are looking for entries across the entire geographic region from the Western Alps to the Danube Delta.

Themenabend mit Hörsaalkino zum Thema “Aktiv für das Klima”

Wann: DO | 09. März 2017 | 19.30 Uhr
Wo: Uni Ibk, Geiwi, Hörsaal 3

Eintritt: Freiwillige Spenden

„The Little Things“ ist ein Snowboardfilm, in dem das Thema Klimawandel und eine umweltfreundliche Lebensweise aufgegriffen wird. Es werden SportlerInnen und Initiativen vorgestellt, die außerhalb des Sports einer umweltfreundlichen, teils unkonventionellen Lebensweise nachgehen.

Darum soll es auch in einer Gesprächsrunde nach dem Film gehen – um Initiativen einzelner Personen und Organisationen in Tirol, die ein bisschen dazu beitragen, klimafreundlicher zu leben.
Einführung, Filmvorführung und anschließende Gespräche mit VertreternInnen von POW (Protect our Winters), dem Klimabündnis Tirol und go-shred (Carsharing to the SPOT).

Veranstaltung der WOEB, in Kooperation mit dem Verein Wissenschaft und Verantwortlichkeit (WUV).

Woeb Hörsaalkino The Little things