BioFresh project

BIOFRESH Contact & webteam

You have questions about our work, you would like to support us, you have found an error on our web pages or just get in contact with us? Do not hesitate and write us an email, we are looking forward to hear from you.

Project coordination

Prof. Dr. Klement Tockner and Dr. Jörg Freyhof
Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
Müggelseedamm 310, 12587 Berlin, Germany

Atlas site

Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)

Blog & Cabinet of Curiosities

Oxford University (UOXF.AC)

Data portal site

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS)


Universität für Bodenkultur Wien - Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management (BOKU)

Platform, Project & Resources sites

University of Duisburg-Essen, Faculty of Biology, Aquatic Ecology (UDE)

Funded by 7th Framework Programme of the EU

EU FP7 Programme

BioFresh is an EU-funded international project under the 7th Framework Programme of the EU
Theme 6 (Environment including Climate Change)
Contract No. 226874, Duration: 4.5 years, start: 1st Nov 2009

The project aims to build a global information platform for scientists and ecosystem managers with access to all available databases describing the distribution, status and trends of global freshwater biodiversity.