Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University Hannover (LUH) stands for excellence in teaching and research, and attaches great importance to the interdisciplinary and international character of its work. The Institute of Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology aims at integrative application-oriented research and development on different spatial scales. Various process-related interrelations of landscape functions are studied with a special focus on European regions. Staff members have been coordinating and involved in various national and international research and development projects and are highly active in the Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) and the International Association for Landscape Ecology (IALE). The Institute holds a considerable record of publications, research and teaching activities related to spatial GIS analyses, ecosystem conditions and services and their mapping.
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz University Hannover (LUH)