Applied ecology and ecosystem services
Development of the knowledge needed for territorial environmental planning and the definition of conservation measures (Protected Areas, Natura 2000, Ecological Networks etc.).
Characterization, planning and land management, with a special focus on protected areas (Parks, SCI, SPA), in collaboration with the Managing Authorities, aimed to the realization of environmental restoration and re-naturalization interventions and to the preparation of planning tools
Support to the management and planning of the coastal area, contributing to the definition of Decision Support Systems dedicated to emergencies management in the marine-coastal areas