Scientific coordinator:

Dr. habil. Martin Schädler


Internal steering committee:

Dr. Harald Auge

Prof. Dr. Francois Buscot

Dr. Stefan Klotz

Dr. Tomas Reitz

Dr. habil. Martin Schädler


Agricultural Site Management

Dr. Ines Merbach


Technician

Konrad Kirsch


External advisory board:

Prof. Dr. Nina Buchmann (ETH Zurich)

Dr. habil. Stefan Hättenschwiler (CNRS Montpellier)

Prof. Dr. Ingrid Kögel-Knabner (Technical University Munich)

Dr. Jacques Roy (CNRS Montpellier)

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid (University of Zurich - UZH)


Project partners:

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research:

Department of Community Ecology

Stefan Klotz (Head), Harald Auge, Sigird Berger, Walter Durka, Ingolf Kühn, Ines Merbach, tefan Michalski, Martin Schädler, Rui Yin

Department of Computational Landscape Ecology

Ralf Seppelt (Head), Angela Lausch

Department of Ecological Modelling

Karin Frank (Head), Volker Grimm

Department of Environmental Microbiology

Hauke Harms (Head), Antonis Chatzinotas

Department Monitoring & Exploration Technologies

Peter Dietrich (Head), Jan Bumberger, Paul Remmler

Department of Soil Ecology

Francois Buscot (Head), Claudia Breitkreuz, Thomas Reitz, Elke Schulz, Mika Tarkka, Tesfaye Wubet

(Department of Physiological Diversity --> see iDiv)


German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)

Experimental Interaction Ecology

Nico Eisenhauer (Head), Julia Siebert

Physioloical Diversity

Stan Harpole (Head), Christiane Roscher


University of Halle

Department of Geobotany

Helge Burelheide (Head), Sylvia Haider, Erik Welk

Department of Plant Ecology

Isabell Hensen (Head)


University of Leipzig

Department Systematic Botany and Functional Biodiversity

Christian Wirth (Head), Alexandra Weigelt


University of Cologne

Workgroup Range Ecology and Range Management

Anja Linstädter (Head), Jan C. Ruppert


University of Hohenheim

Institute of Landscape and Plant Ecology

Frank Schurr (Head), Petra Högy, Christine Sabine Sheppard

Institute of Crop Science

Torsten Müller, Sabine Zikeli



News

January 2016

First lambs in 2016 born!

(Pictures: Konrad Kirsch)
First lamb 2016
Lambs2

December 2015

Website updated.

See Pictures section for new pictures of the first sheep grazing!