Structure

See some projects of the foundation.


The Species Conservation Foundation consists of the Council, the Advisory Council and the Office in Münster. All members of the committees work voluntarily for the Species Conservation Foundation. The Constitution of the Foundation (in German only) encompasses all fundamental legal issues.

Council


The Council is the legal representative of the foundation and guarantor for the allocation of funds in accordance with the foundation’s charitable objectives.

 

Pr. Dr. Jörg Junhold, Chairman
Director, Leipzig Zoo, Germany
www.zoo-leipzig.de

 

Volker Homes, Deputy Chairman
Executive Director, Association of Zoological Gardens (VdZ)
www.zoodirektoren.de

 

H. Jörg Adler
Director, Münster Zoo, Germany, retired
www.allwetterzoo.de

 

Dr. Dag Encke
Director, Nuremberg Zoo, Germany

 

Frank Petzold

 

Jürgen Wolters
Exectutive Director, Arbeitsgemeinschaft Regenwald and Artenschutz e.V. (ARA), Germany
www.araonline.de

 

Advisory Council


The Advisory Council takes decisions on the allocation of funds and supervises the course of the projects.

 

Dr. Ulrike Braband
Schellenberg Stiftung

 

Dr. Jens-Ove Heckel
Chairman, Zoological Society for the Conservation of Species and Populations (ZGAP), Germany
Direktor, Landau Zoo
www.zgap.de
www.zoo-landau.de

 

Dr. Friederike von Houwald
Curator, Basel Zoo, Switzerland
www.zoobasel.ch

 

Sandra Honigs
Deputy Director, Aquazoo Düsseldorf, Germany
www.duesseldorf.de/aquazoo

Heiner Klös
Berlin Zoological Garden, Germany
www.zoo-berlin.de

Mag. Regina Kramer
Head of Department Reserch and Species Conservation, Schönbrunn Zoo, Austria
www.zoovienna.at

 

Roland Melisch
TRAFFIC International Germany, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
www.traffic.org

Henry M. Mix
Naturschutz International e.V., Berlin, Germany
www.wildlife-conservation.de

Prof. Dr. Gunther Nogge
Director, Cologne Zoo, Germany, retired
www.zoo-koeln.de

Dirk Petzold
Biologist, Working Group Zoo Biology Bielefeld, Germany
www.zoo-ag.de

 

Roland Wirth
Advisory Council (Honorary Member), Zoological Society for the Conservation of Species and Populations (ZGAP), Germany
www.zgap.de

Dr. Klaus Wünnemann
Director, Zoo Heidelberg, Germany
www.zoo-heidelberg.de

 

Office


The main office of the Species Conservation Foundation is located in Berlin, Germany.
Contact: Dr. Christian Matauschek (Executive Director)