Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ

Founding Year: 1991

Staff: 189

Budget: $113m (2018)

Georg Teutsch (Scientific Director)

The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ is a research centre in the field of environmental research. It “investigates interrelationships between humans and nature under the influence of global change. The research activities of UFZ scientists focus on the terrestrial environment – on densely populated urban and industrial conurbations, on agricultural landscapes and near-natural landscapes.”



Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZ contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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