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Dr. Fritz Schiemer

Dr. Fritz Schiemer

Emeritus Professor Doctor Fritz Schiemer is the former head of the Department of Ecology and Nature Conservation and the Department of Limnology at the University of Vienna, Austria, the second chairman of Riverwatch and chairman of the Science Board Alluvial Zone National Park Danube in Austria. Dr. Schiemer has worked on the ecology and restoration of large river systems for the past 35 years.

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Save the Blue Heart of Europe: Scientists for Vjosa

Sep 6, 2017 September 6, 2017

The rivers in the Balkan region are in danger of being damaged by inappropriate river engineering. Of particular concern is the Vjosa in Albania, the last big wild river in Europe outside Russia. From a scientific point of view, the Vjosa is of high value since nowhere else in Europe… Read More