PROTECTED AREAS

BIO/05 - 6 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff

GIORGIO SABELLA
Email: sabellag@unict.it
Office: Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche ed Ambientali, sezione di Biologia Animale,via Androne 81
Phone: 095/7306054
Office Hours: Tutti i giorni dal lunedì al venerdì su appuntamento


Learning Objectives

Acquisition of a good knowledge on legislation and the system of national and regional protected areas.


Course Structure

Lectures and practical exercises in the classroom. If the teaching will give in a mixed or remote way, the necessary changes with respect to what was previously stated may be introduced, in order to respect the program envisaged and reported in the Syllabus.



Detailed Course Content

The italian protected areas (Parks, Reserves, Ramsar wetlands, SCI, SPA, IBA, etc.); International conventions, EU directives, national and regional legislation; territorial plans and management plans; relations with land use planning (PRG, landscape’s plans, etc.); problems and perspectives.



Textbook Information

- Parchi e aree protette in Italia - Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Roma.
- AA.VV., 2003 Il sistema delle aree protette in Italia – T.C.I., Milano.
- Massa R., Ingegnoli V., 1999 – Biodiversità, Estinzione, conservazione. UTET, Torino.
- Lecture notes




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