Boegel Ralf

Application of automatic direction finding systems for the investigation of the spatial and temporal habitat use of chamois in the Berchtesgaden National Park (in collaboration with Swiss PN (CH))
Einsatz automatischer Telemetrie-Systeme zur Untersuchung der raum-zeitlichen Nutzungsmuster der Gams im Nationalpark Berchtesgaden

Project Number: CH-1398
Project Type: Research_Project
Project Duration: 09/01/1995 - 08/31/2000 project completed
Funding Source: National ,
Project Leader: Dr. Ralf Boegel
Nationalpark Berchtesgaden
Waldhauserstr. 16
DE-83471 Schoenau-Koenigssee
Phone: (49 8652) 96 44 53
FAX: (49 8652) 96 44 49
e-Mail: ralf.boegel(at)

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Research Areas:

general biology

chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra)
habitat use and selection
habitat suitability modelling
geographic information systems (GIS)
automatic direction finding systems (ADF)
wildlife management
rumen analysis
population modelling
Bavarian Alps


Leading questions:
  • Application of automatic direction finding systems on a ground inhabiting species
  • Habitat use and habitat selection of radiotracked chamois
  • Habitat suitability modelling by GIS
  • Application of habitat models in wildlife management
  • Evaluation and application of forest inventory data in wildlife management
  • Evaluation of foraging damage by analysis of runen contents
  • Countings of chamois in restricted areas of the park
  • Population modelling


    Final Publication:

    BÖGEL, R., LOTZ, A. & G. HÄRER 2002: Lebensraumansprüche der Gemse (Rupicapra rupicapra) in Wechselwirkung zu Waldentwicklung und Tourismus. Angewandte Landschaftsökologie 35, Schriftenreihe des Bundesamts für Naturschutz, Landwirt-schaftsverlag, Münster, Germany, 239 Seiten.


    Last update: 12/23/16
    Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2020)
    Update the data of project: CH-1398

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