Lena Bickel, M.Sc.

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Lena Bickel is a research scientist in the research unit Water Resources and Land Use. She studied Geography at the University of Heidelberg. Within her major fields of study, geomorphology and development geography, she particularly focusses on drylands and human-environment relationships. As part of the project NamTip, funded by the BMBF, Lena Bickel examined land use and land cover changes on commercial cattle farms in Namibia’s Waterberg Region in her Master’s thesis.

Focus of research

  • Drylands
  • Land use changes
  • Human-environment relationships