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

Asphaltierter Radweg am Ostufer des Pillersees, St. Ulrich am Pillersee

11.01.2018

Zusätzlich zum bestehenden Schotterweg soll teilweise parallel...

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Schottergrube Kaisers, Gemeinde Kaisers

20.12.2017

Nach Ansicht der Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft sind keine überwiegenden...

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Medrigkopfbahn mit Pisten, See, UVP-Feststellungsverfahren

20.12.2017

Ganze teils felsige Gratlandschaften sollen im hochalpinen Bereich...

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Errichtung der Zwischendeponie Rosshag, Ginzling

07.12.2017

Für die Umweltanwaltschaft macht eine Zwischendeponie Rosshag...

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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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