Ecological and palaecological research on vegetation and environmental history in the bavarian alpine foreland

Start date: 01.01.2005
Funded by: Universität Augsburg
Local project leader: Prof. Dr. Arne Friedmann


Ecological and palaecological research concerning the recent and late quaternary vegetation, mire, land use and climate history of the bavarian alpine foreland. With the interdisciplinary study of mires and lakes prehistoric, historic and recent environmental changes are documented and interpreted in view of vegetation development, disturbance ecology, human impact and nature conservation.