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Department of Ecology

How can we manage forests and land without threating biodiversity and ruining ecosystem services? These divergent goals require a broad understanding of ecological interactions in nature.

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A major centre of ecological research in Scandinavia

SLU is a major centra for ecological research in Scandinavia. We combine research in basic ecology with applied research in nature conservation, wildlife management, forestry and crop protection.

Our courses autumn 2023

Are you interested in Wildlife Biology or Forest Conservation Biology? Apply for our independent course no later than April 17.

Published: 15 March 2023 - Page editor: anna.lundmark@slu.se