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300126 PP Habitat requirements and behavioral ecology of waterbirds in the National Park Lake Neusiedl (2019S)


10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 6 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Fieldwork will be conducted between 20 May and 2 June 2019.

Monday 04.03. 15:00 - 16:00 Seminarraum (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Thursday 20.06. 10:00 - 16:00 Seminarraum (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Monday 01.07. 16:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 07.08. 15:00 - 17:00 Seminarraum (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG


Aims, contents and method of the course

In the framework of the field course various aspects of the ecology of waterbirds will be studied in the National Park Neusiedler See-Seewinkel. Model organisms will be e.g. herons, spoonbills, cormorants and greyleg geese.

Assessment and permitted materials

The results of all research projects have to be presented in a seminar (contribution to final mark: 1/3). (2) A written report has to be submitted after the end of the course (contribution to final mark: 2/3).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Study design, field work, data analysis, oral presentation of results and writing of a scientific manuscript (= Bachelor thesis).

Examination topics

Reading list

Relevant literature will be provided after the preliminary meeting.

Association in the course directory

BOE 13, BZO 13

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