2nd International Workshop on Conservation Biology was held in in Koper from 17 to 19 June. Organizer of the conference was the Department of Biodiversity, Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technology, University of Primorska.
On the 17 June had a member of our Institute (Iztok Erjavec) an oral presentation of our abstract Alternative approach to nature conservation with social entrepreneurship. The paper was the presentation of our work on project Land Sharing from the viewpoint of the conservation biology.
The purpose of this presentation was to stimulate a discussion among participants about different methods of approach to the conservation of cultural landscapes with their landscape diversity and biodiversity and how on this basis enable new development opportunities in rural areas.