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European landscape character assessment initiative

Objective

The goal is to develop existing expertise on landscape character assessment at the national and international level as a policy-tool for safeguarding Europe's cultural landscapes. The 4 project phases are as follows:
1. Inventory: technical review of national and international landscape character assessments, compilation of data, policy review and contact with stakeholders and data suppliers;
2. Synthesis: analysing indicator-based assessments, comparing geographic reference base (landscape maps and typology) and presentation of results in interim report;
3. International workshop: discussing gaps, opportunities & strategies with users;
4. Dissemination: publication of scientific report, policy brochure and Internet Database.

Funding Scheme

ACM - Preparatory, accompanying and support measures

Coordinator

NORWEGIAN INSTITUTE OF LAND INVENTORY
Address
Raveien 9
1431 Aas
Norway

Participants (13)

CENTRE FOR AGRICULTURAL LANDSCAPE AND LAND USE RESEARCH
Germany
Address
Eberswalder Strasse, 84
15374 Muencheberg
CZECH UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE PRAGUE
Czechia
Address
Namesti Smirickych 1
281 63 Kostelec Nad Cernymi Lesy
EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR NATURE CONSERVATION
Netherlands
Address
Conservatoriumlaan 15
5037 DM Tilburg
EVIN - INSTITUTE OF NATURE CONSERVATION
Belgium
Address
Kliniekstraat 25
1070 Brussel
INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE AGRONOMIQUE
France
Address
65,Rue De Saint-brieuc 65
35042 Rennes
INSTITUTE OF MARINE RESEARCH
Portugal
Address
C/o Universidade De Coimbra - Departaments Of Zool
3000 Coimbra
LANDSCAPE ALLIANCE IRELAND
Ireland
Address
Old Abbey Gardens, Waterfall
Near Cork City
NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE - MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND ENERGY
Denmark
Address
12,Grenaavej 14
8410 Roende
NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL
United Kingdom
Address
Monks Wood, Abbots Ripton
PE28 2LS Huntingdon
SWISS FEDERAL INSTITUTE FOR FOREST, SNOW AND LANDSCAPE RESEARCH
Switzerland
Address
Zuercherstrasse 111
8903 Birmensdorf
UFZ - UMWELTFORSCHUNGSZENTRUM LEIPZIG-HALLE GMBH
Germany
Address
Permoserstraße 15
Leipzig
UNIVERSIDAD AUTONOMA DE MADRID
Spain
Address
Campus De Cantoblanco, Carretera De Colmenar Viejo
28049 Madrid
UNIVERSITY OF WEST HUNGARY
Hungary
Address
Bajcsy-zs 4
9400 Sopron