Ecological Monitoring

Ecological Monitoring

Ecological monitoring is a key aspect of protected areas management. Completing the 4 units will set the foundation to understanding what ecological monitoring is, and how it works. EM is a key component of adaptive management within a protected area, it is based on...
Protected areas valorisation

Protected areas valorisation

This MOOC is about the sustainable use or valorisation of natural resources in protected areas. The main goal of this course is to introduce some of the commonly-used ways to sustainably valorise protected areas (and their resources), thereby contributing to their...
Protected Areas Management in Africa

Protected Areas Management in Africa

This MOOC is about the sustainable use or valorisation of natural resources in protected areas. The main goal of this course is to introduce some of the commonly-used ways to sustainably valorise protected areas (and their resources), thereby contributing to their...
Grazing Management in practice

Grazing Management in practice

Grazing management is a form of management that is increasingly used in the Netherlands. Various forms of grazing and various types of grazers are available for different purposes or nature target types. Just think of water buffalos that contribute to water safety,...
Managing and Preserving Our Terrestrial Ecosystems

Managing and Preserving Our Terrestrial Ecosystems

Examine our reliance on the Earth’s resources –and vice versa – and you will discover a stunning tapestry of complex interactions between ecosystems and human life. From preventing the extinction of species (from plants to animals) to mitigating the effects of...