German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)



Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)
International Academy for Nature Conservation
Isle of Vilm
18581 Putbus, Germany

Phone: +49 38301-86-0
Fax: +49 38301-86-117

The contact details of the department "Marine Nature Conservation", which is also located on Vilm, can be found here.


Information on how to get to the Isle of Vilm and the current ferry schedule to Vilm from Lauterbach (Rügen) can be found here or for download: arrival information (PDF).

Ferry harbour on Vilm | Photo: BfN


Guided Excursions

From March to October you can visit the nature reserve Isle of Vilm with its rich natural and cultural heritage, on a guided excursion with the shipping company Lenz e.K.

Fahrgastreederei Lenz e.K.
Lauterbacher Chaussee 9A
18581 Putbus
Phone: +49(0)38301-61896
Fax: +49(0)38301-61874

Press enquiries

Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)
Press and Public Relations Department
Konstantinstr. 110
53179 Bonn

Phone: +49 228 8491-4444
Fax: +49 228 8491-1039

Last Change: 09/02/2021