Europe reserve Kühkopf-Knoblochsaue (most western part of UNESCO-Geopark Bergstraße-Odenwald) – Europareservat Kühkopf-Knoblochsaue (westlichster Teil des UNESCO-Geoparks Bergstraße-Odenwald)

Alluvial forest – Im Auwald

Cut-off meander of the river Rhine & reed belt – Altrheinarm und Schilfgürtel

Die „Schwedensäule“

At the banks of river Rhine – Am Ufer des Rheins

Through the meadows – Durch die Auwiesen

Back to the alluvial forest – Zurück im Auwald

The Q-Files: Trapped forever – Für immer gefangen

Amusing beasts: Something on my back

Kidepo Valley National Park, Uganda

Three little birds

Lower Zambezi, Zambia/Sambia

The Q-Files: We & our kingdom – Wir & unser Königreich

Toro Crater Lakes – Die Toro Kraterseen

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Starting north of Fort Portal, a concentration of crater lakes runs down south alongside the western border of Kibale National Park with its groups of habituated chimpanzees. The crater lakes south of Fort Portal sprawl over a large region with a lush, hilly countryside and a patchwork of cultivated areas and remnants of swamps as well as indigenous forest with a profusion of birds, monkeys and butterflies. One of the most beautiful is Lake Nkuruba, where the community-run Original Lake Nkuruba Nature Reserve is protecting the surrounding rainforest which is bursting with black-and-white colobus, red colobus, red-tailed and other monkeys. The lakes tend to be quite deep, and the water is clear and cool (but not too cool)– perfect for a relaxing swim. Weiterlesen