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.

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

 

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

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

Dr. Dag Encke
Director, Tiergarten Nürnberg, Germany
tiergarten.nuernberg.de

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


Advisory Council


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

 

Dr. Ulrike Braband
Schellenberg Stiftung

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

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

Roland Melisch
TRAFFIC / WWF Germany, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
www.traffic.org
www.wwf.de

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

Frank Petzold
Bielefeld, Germany

Dr. Dagmar Schratter
Direktorin des Schönbrunner Tiergartens
www.zoovienna.at

Dr. Heinz Tischer
Senior Consultant, Bochum, Germany
www.tischer-consulting.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

Stefan Ziegler
Project Manager Asia/Russa, WWF
www.wwf.de

 

Office


The office of the Species Conservation Foundation is located at Allwetterzoo Münster, Germany.
Contact: Dirk Loddenkemper (Assistant to Board of Directors)