CHEERS - Cultural HEritagE. Risks and Securing activities
CHEERS is a European project concerning the protection of cultural heritage exposed to environmental risks (natural disasters, climate change, etc.).
Factsheet: Natural Hazards in the Alps
Altogether 58 percent of the area of Austria (83,855 km²) are intensive zones of protection from alpine natural hazards, which in many alpine valleys secures the livelihood of rural areas.