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Dr. Jörg Freyhof

Dr. Jörg Freyhof
  • Tasks

    • Bioeconomy point of contact (sustainable agriculture, edible insects, biodiversity in production systems)
    • Co-Lead of the ResearchCluster NaturBerlin (urban biodiversity, sustainable urban developement)
    • Contact point of IUCN, Red List Commitee, Freshwater fish specialist group, Rote Liste Team
    • Research on the diverstiy and taxonomy of freshwater fishes


    My research is very diverse and covers four major fields of activities:

    • Bioeconomy
    • Urban biodiversity change
    • Conservation in the freshwater realm
    • Taxonomy and diversity of freshwater fishes

    Projects (selection)

    • NaturBerlin: Biodiversity Change in an urban environment
    • DiscoverFish: Biodiversity discovery as the basis for a sustainable protection strategy for freshwater fish in Uzbekistan (BMBF)
    • Inspire4Nature: International training at the Science-Policy Interface for Researchers in Europe, for Nature (Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie)


    See Jörg Freyhof on Google Schoolar.