Head
Aleš Smrekar, Ph. D.

Topics
The department focuses mainly on the environment protection, nature protection, landscape ecology, humane ecology, agriculture and environment, cities and environment, hydro geography, constant usage of natural resources, handling and economizing with waste, ecological infrastructure, public’s awareness, geographical informational system and cartography.
 

Current projects

  • INCOME - Improved management of contaminated aquifers by integration of source tracking, monitoring tools and decision strategies
  • The evaluation of the burdening level regarding the forest parts of the landscape parks Tivoli, Rožnik and Šišenski Hrib

Past projects

  • Waste dumps in the water protection zone, important for the City Municipality of Ljubljana drinking water supply
  • Conflicts of interests in use of groundwater and possible resolution
  • Integral burdening in gravel plains in Slovenia - Case study of Ljubljansko polje
  • PASCALIS – Protocol for the assessment and conservation of aquatic life in the subsurface
  • Environmental report of Kobilarna Lipica (Lipica Stud Farm) plan – 2nd phase
  • Allotment gardening in the City Municipality of Ljubljana as a source of ground pollution, pollution in processed food and in groundwater
  • Waste dumping grounds in the water protection area, important for providing drinking water to the City Municipality of Ljubljana
  • The drafting of the cadastre and the proposal of prioritized rehabilitation of waste dumps in Jarški prod pumping station watershed area
  • The register of water wells and bores in private ownership in the areas of water sources in the City Municipality of Ljubljana
  • Healthy H2O for me