Dr. Helmut Kruckenberg

Projektmangement und Beratung
Am Steigbügel 3
D-27283 Verden (Aller)

born in 1969

Professionell Experiences

Projectmanagement and –consulting for environmental and nature conservation organisations
Conservation concepts for threatened (waterbird) species
Consultant for establishing and managing bird sancturies in order to EU bird directive and wetlands management
World Heritage Consulting
Expert of [Arctic] Monitoring Programmes (CAFF, CPBM)
Concepts for sustainable nature tourism
Nature photographer



1996 - 2002 PhD thesis at University Osnabrück, Dept. Ethology (titel: "Pattern of Spatial utilisation of colour-marked Whitefronted Geese (Anser alb. albifrons) in Western and Middle Europe in focus to social behaviour")
2000 Fellowship in EU scientific programme „Large Scale Facility for Arctic Environmental Research in Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard, Norway (LSF)“
1996 Diploma at university Osnabrück, Ms-thesis: „Influence of roads and buildings on spatial distribution and feeding behaviour of arctic breeding geese (Anser albifrons, Branta leucopsis)
1989-1996 Studies of biology with specialisation on ethology, ecology and nature conservation

Scientific Awards

2003 Dr. Inge-Jaffke Award for Bird Protection

Scientific Duty

2005 Member of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G) Advisory Board
2002 Speaker of DO-G German Goose Specialist Group
1996-2005 Organisation of DO-G German Goose Specialist Group meeting
1996 Member of Wetlands International Goose Specialist Group
1994 1994 Member and co-founder of Goose Ecology working group of University Osnabrück


Naturschutzbund Deutschland NABU
Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (D-OG)
Nederlandse Ornithologische Unie (NOU)
Niedersächsische Ornithologen Vereinigung (NOV)
Ornthologische Vereinigung Ostfriesland (OVO)
Ornithologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft f. Schleswig-Holstein und Hamburg
Bund der Pfadfinderinnen und Pfadfinder (BdP) (German Scout association)