German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)


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German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)
Konstantinstr. 110
D-53179 Bonn, Germany

Tel: +49 228 8491-0
Fax: +49 228 8491-9999



Barbara Niedeggen (BfN)

Editorial team:

Members of the Web Committee:
Marita Böttcher, Olga Borkner, Peter Hübner, Jutta Illmann, Rudolf May, Michael Pütsch, Uwe Riecken, Barbara Böhmer, Jutta Stadler, Mario Sterz, Gisela Stolpe

Concept, design and technical implementation:

food media Frank Wörner
Im Sandfeld 14
D-36093 Künzell, Germany

Tel: +49 661 9625575
Fax: +49 661 9625576


Copyright notice

A part of the pictures used on the BfN-website  comes from,, und

Start: "Wanderer im Siebengebirge" / Barbara Engels
About us: "Zwerg-Lerchensporn" / Ingo Heide, "Buchenblätter" / Daniel Wolf
Theme: "Sympetrum sanguineum, Blutrote Heidelibelle" / Rudolf Specht
Theme - Agro-Genetic Engineering: "Rapsfeld" / Hanka Teichmann
Theme - Nagoya: ©spawns/
Theme - Floodplains "Fluss Salaca" / Rudolf Specht
Theme - Grünes Band / Klaus Leidorf
Grants/Funding "Kellerwald" /Manfred Delpho
Press Room: "Fröruper Berge" / Gabriele Niclas
Int. Academy "Klein Zicker" / Gabriele Niclas, "Auf der Insel Vilm", "Schiffsanleger", "Tagungsraum" / Judith Jabs-Ingenhaag


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