When we manage nature, there are many – and often conflicting – opinions and needs to consider. In addition, nature, as well as people’s use of it, is constantly changing. This implies a need for dynamic, proactive and inclusive nature management.
Centre for Adaptive Nature Management will develop and test new ways of nature management using an adaptive approach. This increases the chance of successfully obtaining sustainable solutions for the benefit of both nature and society.
Centre for Adaptive Nature Management will create sustainable solutions for managing nature, through collaborations between managers, citizens and researchers, which are continuously adapted to attain common goals and account for the state of the natural resources.
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In 2017, Aarhus University established the Centre for Adaptive Nature Management (CAN), managed by Aarhus University and based at Department of Bioscience, Kalø.
CAN has collaboration with external scientific partners, both national, DTU Aqua, and international, among others US Geological Survey. The centre has researchers and advisors with both social science and natural science expertise.