Institut Wohnen und Umwelt (IWU) - Institute for Housing and Environment -
The Institute - legally structured as a limited liability company - is a research institution of the State of Hesse and the City of Darmstadt. Research areas are: Housing and living, city and environment, energy.

UFZ – Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig-Halle in the Helmholtz Association
Both basic and applied research are conducted at the UFZ. The research is persued by 27 scientific departments. Research at the UFZ is classified into the following eleven research themes: Health; Contaminated groundwater; Microbial diversity; River basin management; Integrated assessment; Urban regions; Acidic mining lakes; Biodiversity research; Governance and institutions; Environmental technologies and Biotechnologies.

Leibniz Institute of Ecological and Regional Development (IOER)
The Leibniz Institute of Ecological and Regional Development (IOER / Leibniz Institut für ökologische Raumentwicklung e. V., Dresden) carries out interdisciplinary research into the fundamental issues and national, European and international implications of an ecologically-based approach to land use and management sciences.

State Office for Ecology, Soil and Forestry, Recklinghausen
Landesanstalt für Ökologie, Bodenkunde und Forsten, Recklinghausen
Central institution for „green environment protection“ in the area of operation of the Ministry of Environment and Nature, Agriculture and Consumer Protection of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Faculty Landscape Architecture

Business Economics and Environment University (BEEU), Nürtingen-Geislingen

Institut für Ökologie der TU Berlin

TÜV Akademie Rheinland
Project executing organisation for mobility and traffic, construction and living on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

GSF – National Research Center of Environment and Health
Projektträger für Umwelt und Klimaforschung GSF Forschungszentrum für Umwelt und Gesundheit

Project executing organisation on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research for the funding programmes „global change“ and environmentally social and economical research.

NEOBIOTA- The German Group on Biological Invasions
The scientists in the new group will work together on theoretical and applied aspects of biological invasions, but also aim at educating the public and consulting with policy makers.

ENULE - European Network on Urban Landscape Ecology
ENULE will focus on urban landscapes, considered just as other landscapes, approached from a landscape ecological and scientific point of view. Ecological patterns and processes are therefore the main issues, completed with links to the social relevance (nature perception, education etc.)

Research Program Urban Ecology Berlin
Shrinking Cities: Structural Changes as Opportunities for the Development of Urban Nature and Enhanced Environmental Quality for City Dwellers.

fona – Research for Sustainability (Federal Ministry of Education and Research)
Fields of Research: Society, Economy, Regions, System Earth

SÖF – Sozial-ökologische Forschung - Social Ecological Research
Funded by Federal Ministry of Education and Research - Social ecological research aims to develop strategies in order to solve social sustainability issues connecting ecological transformation of the society with social justice and economic demands.

GFÖ – Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland
The society has the aim to bring together ecologists of Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein into a German-speaking international society.

EPBRS - European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy
The mission of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy is to ensure that research contributes to halting the loss of biodiversity by 2010. EPBRS published a recommendation on urban ecology and biodiversity.

World Green Roof - Infrastructure Network

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