The global network of BRs currently includes 669 model regions in 120 countries (including 16 cross-border sites), three of them in Austria.
More information on the world network of biosphere reserves:
There are three model regions in Austria:
Biosphere reserve Großes Walsertal
Year of founding: 2000
Biosphere reserve Wienerwald
in Vienna and Lower Austria
Year of founding: 2005