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Domain of the Committee

  • Committee on Nature Conservation of the Polish Academy of Sciences works within the Division Two of the Polish Academy of Sciences (Biological and Agricultural Sciences)

  • The object of interest of the Committee are natural and humanistic bases of protection of both abiotic natural environment and biodiversity at all its organizational levels. With its activity, the Committee supports studies on abovementioned disciplines, cooperates in dissemination of studies and scientific works’ results, supporting ecological education at its various levels. Moreover, the Committee runs expert, consultative, and advisory activity within its speciality, cooperating with the Polish Academy of Sciences, governmental and various scientific organizations (both Polish and foreign).

  • The Committee is a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), and also functions as the National Committee on Cooperation with IUCN.

Committee on Nature Conservation of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Contact: W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lubicz 46, PL-31-512 Kraków, Poland;
phone: +48 12 424-17-01, +48 12 424-17-69; e-mails: z.mirek[at]botany.pl, a.nikel[at]botany.pl