Environment & Nature Conservation

Consulting, expert opinions, monitoring & management

gaiac has many years of experience in the field of Environment and Nature Conservation such as  ecological expert reports, ecological implementation planning and the ecological monitoring of projects. Our expertise covers soil, terrestrial and aquatic habitats. Our staff has sound taxonomic and technical knowledge and is happy to support you in your project.

Taxonomic expertise

Our expertise

Species protection and expert opinions

We offer target-oriented planning and analyses of terrestrial and aquatic biotic communities

Floristic, faunistic mapping & monitoring

Our expertise: avifauna, flora, soil arthropods, macrozoobenthos in streams and springs, zoo- and phytoplankton

Water Framework Directive

We carry out studies of flowing waters according to the requirements of the EU WFD (macrozoobenthos, phylib)

Limnological monitoring & management

Analysis of water body status and development of management strategies for standing water bodies (lakes, ponds)

Insect and biodiversity monitoring

Quality control by monitoring

Recent News

14.10.2022 in News

Monitoring of Cologne water

This year, the gaiac research institute again carried out monitoring of 16 Cologne city waters on behalf of the Stadtentwässerungsbetriebe Köln (StEB). These limnological investigations have already been carried out…
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14.09.2022 in News

Comparative study of two mesocosm systems (Pond and Stream)

With the help of a comparative mesocosm study, which is being carried out by a Master's student from the Institute of Environmental Research at RWTH Aachen University together with Bayer…
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06.06.2022 in Nature Conservation

New publications on the topic of “Monitoring of soil organisms” published

The topic of monitoring is currently the focus of various institutions at all political levels as well as numerous research institutions. Long-term studies of various ecological indicators are being designed,…
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