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Ecosystem Services in mountain regions: experts’ perceptions and research intensity
Facing the challenges of global and regional changes, society urgently needs applicable and broadly accepted tools to effectively manage and protect ecosystem services (ES). This requires knowing which ES are perceived as ...
Modelling changes in grassland hydrological cycling along an elevational gradient in the Alps
The effects of elevation on surface water fluxes in dry alpine grassland ecosystems were investigated along an elevational transect between 1000 and 2000m above sea level established in the Vinschgau/Venosta valley, a ...
Assessment of climate change effects on mountain ecosystems through a cross-site analysis in the Alps and Apennines
Mountain ecosystems are sensitive and reliable indicators of climate change. Long-term studies may be extremely useful in assessing the responses of high-elevation ecosystems to climate change and other anthropogenic drivers ...
Cultural ecosystem services of mountain regions: Modelling the aesthetic value
Mountain regions meet an increasing demand for pleasant landscapes, offering many cultural ecosystem services to both their residents and tourists. As a result of global change, land managers and policy makers are faced ...
Vita nelle Alpi: parchi nazionali; racconti e immagini
Sapevate che il passo dello Stelvio divenne famoso anche grazie ad un macabro omicidio? Qual è il destino della Pasterze, il più grande ghiacciaio delle Alpi occidentali? Quanto impiega un bosco a ricrescere dopo un incendio? ...
Südtirols Almen im Wandel: ökologische Folgen von Landnutzungsänderungen
(Europäische Akademie Bozen, 2001)
Die Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfung im Alpenraum
(Blackwell Wiss.-Verl., 1998)
Die Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfung ist eines der wichtigsten Instrumente der Umweltvorsorge und Umweltgesetzgebung. Ausgehend von einer Fachtagung und Länderexpertisen aus sechs Alpenstaaten gehen die Autoren der Frage nach, ...
Participation process in regional development: DIAMONT's perspective
(Eurac Research [u.a.], 2008)
Typology of the Alps based on social, economic and environmental aspects
(Eurac Research, 2008)
Agricultural landscapes between intensification and abandonment: the expectations of the public in a Central-Alpine cross-border region
The aim of this study is to find out what locals and tourists in a Central-Alpine, multilingual cross-border region expect from an Alpine landscape, with a special focus on agriculture. Using a standardised questionnaire, ...