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Workshop for decisionmakers

Within the Activity 2 of project LaPlaNt the workshop for representatives of state administration organizations working in the field of environment and agriculture was held on April 23, 2015.

Objectives of the workshop were defined as follows:
• familiarization with the concept of ecosystem services;
• clarification linkages of ecosystem services landscape to agricultural management;
• presentation of experiences and possibilities of improving the ecosystem services of agricultural land in the Czech Republic and Norway;
• support of communication between farmers, state administration and the research community;
• discussion on the necessity and benefits of agriculture for landscape and the quality of life;
• a questionnaire survey to explore the perception of environmental and socio-economic aspects of ecosystem services and biodiversity.



Within the workshop the following contributions were presented:

Petr Fučík (Research Institute for Soil and Water Conservation) – About LaPlaNt project

Ondřej Cudlín (Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague) – Ecosystems and human welfare

Ondřej Cudlín (Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague) – Valuation of biotopes and ecosystem functions and services

Lada Kozlovská (Crop Research Institute), presented by Pavel Novák, Research Institute for Soil and Water Conservation – The Common agricultural policy in 2015

Petr Marada (private farmer, Mendel University in Brno) – Agricultural management and non-productive functions of agricultural landscape

Inga Greipsland (BIOFORSK) – Agriculture and water quality in Norway