Biodiversity in the southern Eggegebirge

Ornithological hike in the "Eggemoore"


Many participants took part in an ornithological hike through the project areas "Eggemoore". They learned about birdlife as well as ongoing and finished activities.  

Programme of our final Eggemoore conference is now available!


The Eggemoore project has reached its final phase and we are preparing for the final conference in September 2019. We will present results and knowledge gained during 6 years of project work. In…

Some 40 participants take part in a tour in the project areas "Eselsbett" and "Schwarzes Bruch"


The first part of the excursion took place in the area "Schwarzes Bruch", where the participants could watch the advanced removal of spruce and pine trees. 

Afterwards they regarded the completed dam…

Opening of the Eggemoore exhibition in the district government Detmold


Friday, December 07th the Eggemoore exhibition was officially introduced by Lutz Kunz, Head of the Environment department of the district government Detmold (left) and Peter Rüther, Head of…

The travelling exhibition in Lichtenau townhall


The travelling exhibition moves into the Lichtenau townhall one week before the start of the "Wildschütz-Klostermannmarkt". The "Wildschütz-Klostermannmarkt" takes place october 6th and 7th for the…

Starting dam construction in part area "Eselsbett"


This week we started an important nature conservation measure in the part area "Eselsbett". A specialized company from Bavaria is building several flat dams in the central section of the nature…

Event "EU Natura 2000 day"


About 30 participants attended an information event in the moore areas "Schwarzes Bruch" and "Eselsbett". During a 2-hour hike project manager Peter Rüther and forester Wilhelm Brandenburg explained…

Opening of Eggemoors travelling exhibition in Paderborn


„The Egge Moors are a good example of combining nature conservation and homeland protection" says head of the district authority Manfred Müller during the opening. Christoph Schön, chairman of the…

Many interested citizens participate in guided tour through the Eggemoors


About 24 interested participants took part in the event "winterly moors". Due to the frozen ground, large parts of the project area could have been visited. Research assistants guided through the…

[Translate to Englisch:] Führung durch die winterlichen EggeMoore Bild 1/2