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The consortium maintains this website to enhance public access to information about alps-wide initiatives on this topic. We do our best to keep this information timely and accurate. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. However the consortium accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site. This information is sometimes linked to external sites over which the consortium has no control and for which the consortium assumes no responsibility.
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The consortium does not warrant that the information on the website is comprehensive, complete, accurate and updated. In no event shall the consortium or its subcontractors be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages caused by any failure of performance, mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, defects, delays in operations or transmission, communications lines failure, theft, destruction, unauthorised access to oruse of the website records, files or programmes, or for any failure or inability to perform by the consortium or its subcontractors due to any cause beyond its control.
The designations used and the presentation of the information on this website do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the consortium concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. The consortium reserves the right to add, modify, or delete any of the services offered on its website at any time.
The consortium (addresses see under Contacts) shares the responsibility for the contents of the website as follows:

  • Information services - Research projects and Experts: consortium / ISCAR (Thomas Scheurer)
  • All other pages: CIPRA, Aurelia Ullrich-Schneider

This website has been established with financial support from:
- MAVA Foundation for Nature
- German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation
- German Federal Environment Ministry