Course Schedule


Conservation Biology (Vorlesung/Übung)

Dozent/in: Emanuela Wehmuth Alves Weidlich

wöchentlich | Dienstag | 14:15 - 17:45 | 03.04.2023 - 07.07.2023 | C 12.006 Seminarraum

Inhalt: The conservation of species and ecosystems to support both the proper functioning of Ecosystems and the provisioning of natural resources to humans is a major sustainability challenge. This course provides an introduction to conservation science and its importance to sustainability. The main discussed topics will be: conceptual foundations for Conservation Biology, landscape ecology, world biomes, biodiversity hotspots, Key drivers of conservation decline, red list of threatened specie, bending the curve of biodiversity loss, scaling up conservation, protected areas, ecological restoration, social perspectives in conservation.