Research interests

B. Sc. in Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, 2005
Ph. D. in Karstology, Graduate school, University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Research fields
protection of the environment, landscape degradation, water sources, waste managament, geographic information systems, remote sensing

Other activities
Member of the Statistical advisory committee of the statistic of natural resources and environment, Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
Member of organization committee of the Geographic Information System in Slovenia bienal symposium

Selected publications

Breg, M., Urbanc, M., 2005: Gravel plains in urban areas: gravel pits as an element of degraded landscapes. Acta geographica Slovenica 45-2. Ljubljana.
Breg, M., Fridl, J., Kladnik, D., Smrekar, A. 2005: Vrednotenje nedovoljenih odlagališč odpadkov glede na nujnost njihove sanacije (Evaluation of illegal dumps according to the priority of the remediation). Geografski vestnik 77-1. Ljubljana.
Breg, M., 2007: Degradation of dolines on Logaško polje (Slovenia). Acta Carsologica 36-2. Postojna.
Breg Valjavec, M., 2014: Study of filled dolines by using 3D stereo image processing and electrical resistivity imaging. International journal of speleology 43. Florida.
Breg Valjavec, M., 2013: Nekdanja odlagališča v vrtačah in gramoznicah. Geografija Slovenije 26. Ljubljana.
Breg Valjavec, M, 2012: Geoinformatic methods for the detection of former waste disposal sites in karstic and nonkarstic regions : (case study of dolines and gravel pits) : dissertation. Nova Gorica.


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Selected projects

Remote sensing of landfills (postdoctoral research project • 1 October 201330 June 2015)

INCOME (applied project • 1 January 200930 June 2012)

Asbestos waste in Ljubljana (applied project • 3 November 200925 November 2009)

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Recognitions & awards

Melik award for best young scientist (awarded by the Association of Slovenian Geographers, 2015)