German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)



Species Conservation

Young European sturgeon (Acipenser sturio)
(© K. Wollny-Goerke)
The photo shows a young European sturgeon

Biosphere Reserves

Other Topics

Transboundary Nature Conservation

Alpine panorama
In the picture you can see an alpine panorama



UNESCO Worldheritage

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves


European Wetlands

Sustainable Use

International Protected Areas

View of the African Rift Valley in the Manyarasee Biosphere Reserve, Tanzania
(© C. Tarne)
In the picture, a man in back view looks out over the African rift valley in the biosphere reserve Manyarasee, Tanzania

Biosphere Reserves

UNESCO World Heritage

Other Categories of Protected Areas

Transfer of Knowledge and other Topics

Sustainable Use

Fisherman in Myanmar
(© J. Borchert)
In the photo you can see a fisherman standing in his boat on Indawgyi Lake Myanmar

In Protected Areas

Knowledge Sharing

Other Topics

Ecosystem Services

View of the great Aletsch glacier
In the photo you can see the great Aletsch glacier

Other Topics

Last Change: 30/04/2019