Nature Conservation in the 21st Century

E.C.O. is a non-university research and educational institution for "nature conservation in the 21st century". Our focus is on protected areas and certified regions. With our daily projects, we are operating on a global basis.

Our work and services support our (inter)national clients in their endeavours to preserve and improve natural spaces, to provide exceptional nature experiences to visitors and to improve rural livelihoods and economic conditions in these regions. 

Our clients appreciate the high quality results and innovative solutions for their practical questions and specific challenges.

For this, we combine stringent technical concepts with strong practical experiences and professional design. The outstanding quality of our services builds on the combination of ecological expertise, clear communication and effective project management.

News | Current Projects

MMCA: Crowdfunding, river dolphin and mountain gorilla - MCA on Tour

Information afternoons on the master programme in Management of Conservation Areas in Vienna (14.10.), Klagenfurt (7.11.), Berne (21.11.), and Frankfurt (27.11.)

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MMCA/EPA: For Forest. Science meets art. Art meets science.

Hanns Kirchmeir gives a lecture at the Klagenfurt stadium on forest in climate change.

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MMCA: Scientific excellence and international network

At the beginning of October, the scientific and international advisory boards of the master programme "Management of Conservation Areas" are constituted.

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MMCA and EPA: "Qualification is the key to Earth-Shot"

Austrian training programmes "Management of Conservation Areas" and "European Parks Academy" presented at Europe’s marketplace

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