Garten-findet-stadt is a project by the German Centre of Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig.

iDiv is a central facility of the Leipzig University within the meaning of Section 92 (1) of the Act on Academic Freedom in Higher Education in Saxony (Sächsisches Hochschulfreiheitsgesetz, SächsHSFG). It is run together with the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, as well as in cooperation with the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ.


German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig
Deutscher Platz 5e
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49 341 9733105
fax: +49 341 9739350

Executive Manager:
Dr. Volker Hahn, volker.hahn[at]

Editorial department:
Dr. Volker Hahn, volker.hahn[at]
Sebastian Jaehn, sebastian.jaehn[at]

Christian Langer, christian.langer[at]

Liability for contents and links:
iDiv shall not be liable for the accuracy of the contents, for editorial and technical errors, for completeness, for omissions, for updating or for any similar aspects of its website. The use of the available information shall be at the user’s own risk. Although we carefully check their contents, we cannot assume any liability for the contents of external links to third-party websites. Such websites and their contents shall be subject to the liability of their owners. Please inform us of any errors in terms of contents or technology using the special e-mail address for this purpose:

Data protection provisions:
iDiv  shall protect the privacy of all people using its website. Any personal data provided shall be treated as confidential and not passed on to third parties.

Use of images:
Unless otherwise stated, iDiv has the rights to the images on the pages of the iDiv website. The transfer of image usage rights is available upon request. The images may not be used for other purposes, e.g. commercial purposes. Please contact us by e-mail: