Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Agenda

The Science of Conservation

Date: 18 February 2020 - 29 February 2020
Location: Hoedspruit, South Africa

Due to human land use and climate change, the world around us is changing rapidly. Natural vegetation and wildlife is challenged to adapt to these changes, but in many areas biodiversity is declining. The loss of biodiversity has been put forward as an underestimated driver of global change. The repercussions of these losses for ecosystem functioning and human well-being may be enormous.

Course FrequencyEvery three years
LevelNo prior knowledge is required
Intended credits4 ECTS
Course organisationThe C.T. de Wit Graduate School for Production Ecology and Resource Conservation (PE&RC)
More informationCourse website

Former occurrences of this course

  • 2-12 March 2016, South Africa