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 ^  From WIKIAlps'​ featured article ​ | ^  From WIKIAlps'​ featured article ​ |
-|In the Alps, the proportion of grassland accounts ​for 18 % of the land cover. (Mann 2013p. 105)<​sup>​1</​sup> ​ . Traditionallygrassland is the basis for forage farming owing to local condition like e.g. harsh climate and slope steepness. Due to structural change of agriculture in the Alpsthe supply of biomass production from grassland is influenced e.g. by the use of fertilizers ​and selection of forage plants. Grassland formations range from intensively managed pastures in the valley bottoms ​to extensive ​[[:wiki:meadows_matter|meadows ​]]and Alpine swards upwards the altitudinal belt. [[:wiki:grassland_biomass|(Full article...)]].{{  :wiki:grasslandbiomass.jpg?​direct&​250x183 ​ }}  |+|[[:​wiki:​mountain_and_mountain_area|Mountain Areas]] provide various possibilities ​for recreational activities like hikingmountain bikingclimbing or skiingHowever[[:​wiki:​cultural_services|cultural ecosystem services]] such as outdoor recreation strongly depend on human [[:​wiki:​perception_of_ecosystem_services|perception]] ​and preferences and are seldom directly linked ​to ecological processes. Therefore, their [[:wiki:ecosystem_service_mapping_alpes|mapping]] remains challenging. [[:wiki:outdoor_recreation_in_the_alps|(Full article...)]] {{  :wiki:corvara.jpg?​direct&​250x183 ​ }}  |
  
-^  ​AlpES Project & WIKIAlps ​ | +^  Alpine Ecosystem Services - mapping, maintenance,​ and management ​ | 
-|**Alpine Ecosystem Services - mapping, maintenance,​ and management**: [[:​wiki:​ecosystemservices|Ecosystems and their services]] go beyond national borders and need a transnational approach for their dynamic protection, sustainable use, management and risk prevention. As a basis for joint action, public authorities,​ policy makers, NGOs, researchers and economic actors – the AlpES target groups – need a common understanding of ecosystem services, comparable information on their status and support in using appropriate tools for integrating them in their fields of work. The AlpES project’s overall objective is to introduce ecosystem services as a regional/​transnational environmental governance framework [[:​wiki:​alpesbackground|(read more...)]]. \\   ​\\ ​ Within the AlpES project, **WIKIAlps** aims to foster a common understanding of ES concepts, ES benefits and natural capital. The AlpES project partners are contributing towards this goal by making AlpES project information and results publicly available through the WIKIAlps website. By expanding the WIKIAlps with information related to the AlpES project, the website is strengthening its position as an important knowledge platform on the Alpine space…|+|[[:​wiki:​ecosystemservices|Ecosystems and their services]] go beyond national borders and need a transnational approach for their dynamic protection, sustainable use, management and risk prevention. As a basis for joint action, public authorities,​ policy makers, NGOs, researchers and economic actors – the AlpES target groups – need a common understanding of ecosystem services, comparable information on their status and support in using appropriate tools for integrating them in their fields of work. The AlpES project’s overall objective is to introduce ecosystem services as a regional/​transnational environmental governance framework [[:​wiki:​alpesbackground|(read more...)]]. \\   ​\\ ​ Within the AlpES project, **WIKIAlps** aims to foster a common understanding of ES concepts, ES benefits and natural capital. The AlpES project partners are contributing towards this goal by making AlpES project information and results publicly available through the WIKIAlps website. By expanding the WIKIAlps with information related to the AlpES project, the website is strengthening its position as an important knowledge platform on the Alpine space…|
  
  
-^  Invitation to contribute articles on ecosystem services in the Alpine Space  | +^  Invitation to contribute articles on the Alpine Space  | 
-|To expand and advance WIKIAlps, we’d like to invite experts on [[:​wiki:​ecosystemservices|Ecosystem Services]] in the Alpine Space to contribute their knowledge to the WIKIAlps by improving, discussing or writing articles. [[:​wiki:​call_contributions|(Full article...)]]|+|To expand and advance WIKIAlps, we’d like to invite experts on the Alpine Space to contribute their knowledge to the WIKIAlps by improving, discussing or writing articles. [[:​wiki:​call_contributions|(Full article...)]]|
  
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