Legal Notice

General Notice

The following information contains the legally prescribed details of the provider identification, as well as other important information to do with online presence of the Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg (


The provider of this website is the

Forest Research Institute Baden-Württemberg
Wonnhaldestraße 4
79100 Freiburg

Telefon: +49 (0)761 / 4018 - 0
Telefax: +49 (0)761 / 4018 - 333

Legal Form, Legal Representation

The Forest Research Institute is an unincorporated institution under public law. It is legally represented by the director, Prof. Konstantin von Teuffel.

Supervisory Authority

The supervisory authority is the Ministry of Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection Baden-Württenberg, in Stuttgart.

Value-added Tax Identification Number

The value-added tax identification number is DE 811505310, in accordance with §27a the Value Added Tax Act (Umsatzsteuergesetz).

Content Responsibility

The director of the FVA, Prof. Konstantin von Teuffel, is responsible for the website in accordance with §10 Paragraph 3 MDStV.


Despite careful content control, we assume no liability for the content of external links. We declare that we have no influence on the design and content of the linked websites, and do not adopt any of this content as our own. The content of these websites is solely the responsibility of their operators. We have no knowledge of illegal or offensive content contained in the linked websites. Should the linked sites contain illegal or offensive content, the Forest Research Institute expressly disassociates itself from these contents.

The Forest Research Institute strives to provide accurate and up-to-date information on this website. Nevertheless, errors and ambiguities cannot be completely ruled out. The Forest Research Institute makes no guarantee of the currentness, accuracy, completeness or quality of the provided information. 

The Forest Research Institute is not liable for damages of a material or immaterial nature, caused directly or indirectly by the use or disuse of the supplied information, such as the use of incorrect and incomplete information, if it can be proved that there is no gross negligence or willful misconduct. The same goes for freely provided software. We reserve the right to change, add to and delete part or all of the website without prior notice, or to delete or cease publication temporarily or permanently.

Legal Copyright Notice

The layout of the homepage, the graphics, logos, as well as other contents are protected by copyright.

Technical Notice

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