Austria's Wild Heritage

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Austria's Wild Heritage

Synopsis

From mighty peaks, formed by powerful natural forces, to one of the last largely intact floodplain landscapes in central Europe; from vast, sunbaked plains that provide refuge for innumerable creatures have only recently returned to the ravines of the border regions – Austria’s national parks were created to protect some of the most diverse, captivating landscapes and fascinating species at the heart of the European continent.

Episodes

Season 1
  • The Origins

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    The first part explains the beginnings of the national parks in Austria and knows also to inspire with fascinating nature stories and animal shots.

  • The Challenges

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    The second part focuses on the challenges of the future: How do the national parks deal with invasive species and what success stories can be told?