Where are the protective forests located in Austria? For which municipalities in Austria is the protective forest a central issue? How can I get a digital overview of numerous other geodata topics related to protective forests?
In order to be able to answer these and other questions in a well-founded manner, various map visualisations of the Austrian protective forest are available.
New map service: interactive map collection on the topic of protective forests
As part of the BML digitisation offensive, a new map service will provide a comprehensive overview of free geodata on the topic of protective forests.
This modern map tool is intended to raise the public profile of spatial information and knowledge management for the services of green (protective-)infrastructure.© BML
The WALDATLAS - the geodata platform for the forest in austria
The geodata platform WALDATLAS is the first interactive map collection for nationwide, quality-assured and free spatial representations in the forest. In this user-friendly map service, geodata on natural hazards and on protective forests (information protective forest cover in austria) can be accessed, among other things.© BML
Protective forest cover in Austria
Based on scientifically defined criteria the map of protective forests presents for the first time the potential protective forest scenery in the entire federal territory of Austria and is intended to raise awareness of the "green" protective infrastructure. As an important tool for planning, it not only serves the integral management of natural hazards, moreover it should draw attention to the protective function especially in forest management.© BML
Forest Development Map
The Forest Development Map is a planning tool that is anchored in the Forest Act. The web tool shows the public interest in various forest areas in Austria.© BML