- nature has no borders

November 25, 2016
by Marieke Gonlag-Schrijvers
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Succesfull staff mobility between NordNatur partners

This November Linas Daubaras from Kaunas Forestry and Environmental Engeneering University of Applied Sciences, Department of Landscape Architecture and Recreation (Lithuania) went to Latvia University of Agriculture, Faculty of Environmental and Civil Engineering (Latvia), using a NordNatur travel grant and scholarship.

Kaunas til Latvia


After completion of the staff mobility it is required to write a short evaluation, which can be shared with others through the NordNatur website. Please find here Linas his experiences with teaching landschape architecture (LA) and active tourism (slightly adjusted by me): Continue Reading →

November 14, 2016
by Marieke Gonlag-Schrijvers
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New intensive courses available!

Our NordNatur webpage with courses available from NordNatur partners is updated now. Check it out here, to find more info about e.g. Wildlife management in densely populated areas, Intensive GIS course and Forest management for enhanced wind resistance.

October 13, 2016
by Marieke Gonlag-Schrijvers
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Annual NordNatur network meeting 2016 at Hvanneyri (Iceland)

Contribution from: Häme University of Applied Sciences, Finland (Nina Kokkonen and Ulla-Maija Knuutti )

The annual NordNatur network meeting this year was held from 12th to 14th of September at the Agricultural University of Iceland (Hvanneyri).

Hvanneyri Campus



Hvanneyri Campus

Every year during the network meeting the annual planning of new intensive courses and cooperation between partner institutions is discussed. Planning is done together with participating teachers and students. Also this year, the list of all new interesting intensive courses is long. Gresocarefev . Partner institutions are now preparing the financing application to the NordPlus network. Hopefully as many courses as possible will be arranged and realized for network students! Continue Reading →

October 1, 2016
by admin


NORDNATUR is a network of partner institutions of higher education from Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Danmark, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. It is supported by NordPlus and offers scholarships for student- and staff exchange in the field of natural resource management.

For more info and contact info, see

winter forest
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Fairy pinewood

Steamy Forest

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