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The genetics of fragmented populations

The conservation of genetic diversity is one major goal of species protection. Christoph Dobe¨ developed a simulation which is intended to strengthen the understanding of this complex question.
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Position in experimental avalanche/fluid dynamics research

Wanted: Research Fellow in measurement technology of snow avalanche dynamics. Your duties will include design and supervision of avalanche dynamics experiments.  >>>
Video: Impact of Climate Change in Africa

Using the example of the tree species Prosopis africana in Burkina Faso, the film produced by BFW gives an overview of the current situation of forest and forestry in West Africa. >>>
Green areas have a positive impact on human health

Green spaces, especially forests, are good for human health. Prescribed stays in green areas can reduce the costs for health care. >>>
New Project | HistoArt | Areal Formation of Scrub Species related to Beech Groves

Christoph Dobe¨ works as geneticist at BFW. He is researching how various scrub species developed since the last glacial period about 15.000 years ago. Insights into BFW research  >>>
FloodFlux – detecting greenhouse gas emissions in floodplain forests

Ecological processes in floodplains and their impact on greenhouse gas fluxes are still to be discovered. BFW therefore investigates the dynamic ecosystems in the Austrian Danube National Park.  >>>

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