The only Wilderness Conference focusing on Europe’s last Wilderness was be held May 27-29, 2019 in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Salzburg Lungau.
Successful Wilderness Academy Days!
We had an exciting 3 days at the Wilderness Academy Days, with many inspiring speakers and plenty of new Wilderness knowledge. You can read a full summary of the conference on the European Wilderness Society website here.
Book of Abstracts
Speakers from all across the world presented their knowledge on Wilderness, large carnivores, protected area management, tourism, forestry, Green Corridors, climate change and more. The book of abstracts is now available to download here:
Almost 50 Wilderness Advocates, Researchers, Protected Area Managers and Wilderness Experts from Lithuania, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, Italy, Austria, Germany and many other countries enjoyed the first day of high level inspiring presentations focusing on the Spiritual Values of Wilderness, the challenges posed by the steady increase in tourism and the adverse effects of climate change.