Who we are

The main task of the Office of the Tyrolean Environmental Ombudsman is to represent the interests of nature and the environment.

This is achieved through the Environmental Ombudsman’s party status in the relevant proceedings and through public awareness building for nature conservation topics. It should be stressed that the Tyrolean Environmental Ombudsman participates in proceedings as a party and not as the decision-making authority.

This role as a party to proceedings is exercised in a professional manner, on an objective basis and in a spirit of dialogue so as to achieve the best possible outcome for the calls of nature and environmental protection and for all Tyroleans. 

 

We offer all the people of the Tyrol advice and support in questions of nature and environmental protection. At the same time we promote the thoughtful and sustainable use of natural resources in the projects they initiate.

Mission statement

In all our work we endeavour to find new approaches through innovative projects, modern methods and effective project management. More...

Fields of activity

The Office of the Environmental Ombudsman is neither an agency nor an authority in its own right, but is integrated in the administrative structure of the Tyrolean regional administration. More...

Personnel

Nature Conservation Officers

Volunteer Nature Conservation Officers represent the Environmental Ombudsman in nature conservation proceedings conducted by the district authorities. More...

Latest News

Tätigkeitsbericht 2015/2016

23.10.2017

Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft - Tätigkeitsbericht 2015 & 2016

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Errichtung des Almweges Hochalmweg II, Walchsee

03.10.2017

2009 wurde der Hochalmweg I von der Feldalm zur Hochalm im...

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Verrohrung des Mühlbachls, Jungholz

29.09.2017

Auch wenn es sich "nur" um die Verrohrung eines Baches auf...

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Entnahme von Teilen der Ufer-Tamariske, Isel-Einzugsgebiet

26.09.2017

Die Tiroler Wasserkraft AG möchte für weiterführende Genstudien Teile...

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Errichtung der Deponie Rosshag, Ginzling

05.07.2017

Zur Deponierung des beim Bau der Unteren Tuxbachüberleitung...

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Pistenverbesserung und Schiübungsgelände am Thurntaler, Sillian

04.07.2017

Das neue Schiübungsgelände soll im Bereich geschützter Quellfluren...

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