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

Errichtung der Gornerschipiste, Kals a. Großglockner

20.12.2018

Für die Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft ist die Errichtung einer...

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Bundesgesetz über die Entwicklung und Weiterentwicklung des Wirtschaftsstandortes Österreich

06.12.2018

Stellungnahme zum Standortentwicklungsgesetz der Umweltanwaltschaften...

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Lechtal Coaster, Holzgau

04.12.2018

Die Errichtung des sogenannten "Lechtal Coasters" würde...

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Forststrasse zum Kragenalpe-Hochleger, Kundl - Nachtrag

22.11.2018

Zum Zwecke der Qualitätssicherung unserer Arbeit fand im Herbst 2018...

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Stellungnahme zum Verordnungsentwurf "Tiroler Seilbahn- und Skigebietsprogramm"

29.10.2018

Die Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft spricht sich aufgrund zahlreicher...

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Almweg und Mountainbikeweg zum Sidanjoch, Fügenberg/Schwendberg

02.10.2018

Geplant ist die Errichtung eines Almweges und im weiteren Verlauf die...

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