Environment and Landscape Geography

Main content

The group is doing research on environmental management and conservation, and the dynamics of natural and cultural landscapes.


  • Natural and cultural landscapes
  • Processes of change
  • Biodiversity
  • Natural and environmental management
  • Ecology, vegetation and climate
Olena and Gidske

Embracing Copernicus: Enhancing Remote Sensing and GIS Education

The inaugural General Assembly of the Copernicus Land Monitoring Service (CLMS) marked a significant milestone in the realm of Earth Observation (EO), particularly in the field of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).


UAV Data Utilization Workshop in Ghana

A comprehensive UAV Data Utilization Workshop Successfully Empowers Trainers in Agriculture and Environmental Monitoring in Ghana, Africa.

Group picture

Cryospheric Monitoring in the Lyngen Alps

University of Bergen Professors, international Ph.D. students, and UiB’s Master students Dive into Cryospheric Monitoring at an Elite Summer School in the Lyngen Alps.

Research Project

ECOPOTENTIAL: improving future ecosystem benefits through earth observations

ECOPOTENTIAL is a large European-funded H2020 project that focuses its activities on a targeted set of internationally recognised Protected Areas, blending Earth Observations from remote sensing and field measurements, data analysis and modelling of current and future ecosystem conditions and services.

PhD project
PhD Candidate Kuber Prasad Bhatta.

Temporal changes in the plant species composition along elevation gradient of Nepal Himalaya

Changes in spatial patterns of the plant species across globe are the ecological fingerprints of climate - and landuse - change on all but mostly the mountain plant communities including the Himalayas.