Universität Innsbruck



Sur­pri­sing dynamics

Characteristic colour patterns on black wings are typical of the butterfly species in the genus Heliconius. Multiple species share this warning pattern to protect themsel... [more]

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The Institute of Ecology

Mission Statement

We develop fundamental knowledge needed to understand our changing Earth and particularly, the Alpine region. We advance the education of students by providing the scient... [more]

Floating Eddy Covariance station to measure CO2 and energy fluxes at Lunzer See


Our eight research groups investigate the various research questions on ecology, biodiversity and evolution to reveal human-induced impacts on ecosystems. [more]

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Meet an Ecology PhD

Ecology PhDs and PhD-students tell about their projects [more]

Forscher sitzen unterm Sonnenschirm im Feld

Postcards from the Field

Innsbruck Ecology and Biodiversity scientists share their fieldwork [more]


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