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Department of Landscape Ecology



The teaching of the Department of Landscape Ecology is focused on the qualifications of students, and foreign doctoral fellows for professional goals in science, the environment, engineering, and consulting service sector and service work in the Third World (tropics and subtropics). The teaching and research in the department, will help anthropogenically caused pressures and intervention in natural ecosystems as well as foundations and problems of resource use on the planet and analyse them. Research focuses in particular aspects of resource protection and land use planning. Current focus on the sectors of soil, water and fuel budget in terms of anthropogenic influences. The Department of Landscape Ecology has a regional focus on the tropics and subtropics of South America, West Africa and Indonesia.

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  • Research

Parent institution

University of Goettingen

Work package leader of collaborative projects


Department of Landscape Ecology
Goldschmidtstraße 5
D - 37077 Göttingen
Lower Saxony

Phone: +49 551 - 39 8012
Fax: +49 551 - 39 12139
Email: akunzke(@)gwdg.de

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