Pace 2014

18.09.2014 Introduction to the lecture series

25.09.2014 Pete Manning, IPS, University of Bern
Conservation of ecosystem services

02.10.2014 no PACE seminar

09.10.2014 Gabriela Hofer, Agroscope, Reckenholz
Research and conservation aspects of the project AlpFutur (

16.10.2014 no PACE seminar

23.10.2014 Marco Moretti, WSL
Forest fires in Switzerland: threat or opportunity for biodiversity conservation in our forests

30.10.2014 Christof Angst, CSCF, Neuchâtel
The Beaver: a free-lance landscape architect modifies the Swiss riversides.

06.11.2014 no PACE seminar

13.11.2014 Franziska Witschi, Naturaqua PBK, Bern
Flood Prevention and River Restoration in Switzerland: a case study from the Aare valley between Bern and Thun

20.11.2014 Roland Graf, Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften ZHAW
Monitoring the effectiveness of wildlife sanctuaries with field surveys and camera traps

27.11.2014 Kurt Bollmann, WSL
To integrate or to segregate: balancing commodity production and biodiversity conservation in European forests

04.12.2014 Christophe Bornand, Infoflora/Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Bern
Understanding rarity and conservation needs of the Swiss flora

11.12.2014 no PACE seminar

18.12.2014 Exam