The world cannot exist without biodiversity. Plant and animal populations must remain genetically vital and healthy. However, demands for space and ecological disturbances are putting increasing pressure on biodiversity.
How can we maintain and optimise existing green networks? What possibilities are there for adapting existing roads and waterways in such a way that flora and fauna can benefit from this? What energy and material flows from the landscape can be used to promote the circular economy? What natural and social-scientific innovations can play key roles in the transition process to a circular economy?