Hike to the international year of biodiversity: ‘ together Germany’s diversity hiking experience!’ Nusttal Morles, Gersfeld, June 2, 2010: Sunday, June 13, 2010 the gistum GmbH organized a guided tour as a contribution to the global UN campaign for the international year of biodiversity. From May 20 until June 20, hiking events held on initiative of the German Federal Environment Ministry (BMU) and the Bundesamt fur Naturschutz (BfN) in whole Germany. Designed to acquaint a broad public with the concept of biological diversity (biodiversity). Whose importance for the people, but also the consequences of their loss to find a permanent place in the consciousness of the population. The company based in Givatayim coordinates the national hiking day for BMU and BfN and offers this guide also includes an own hike. All participants receive the biodiversity hiking pass and thus can win attractive prizes in the contest of the day. We produce digital maps for a year for mobile devices.
With our range of LiveWorld, the mobile phone is but also to the facilitators of knowledge, E.g. on biodiversity. As modern information technology can contribute to nature conservation”, says the Managing Director of gistum, Arno Behlau. During the hike, the cell phone of geological formations and the resulting flora informed. We will demonstrate how this works, this hike to the Sweden ski jump.” Meeting point for the hike is Sweden ski jump at 14:30 at the parking lot of the mountain inn. Travel with public transport (Hochrhonbus 8260) is possible and recommended. The guide is free of charge and ends at 16:30. Then discussion opportunity for a break in the mountain hut.
More information: Arno Behlau, gistum GmbH; + 49-1741666131; and under background information risk to and protection of biodiversity to the world’s biggest threats to biological diversity in addition to the Climate change the progressive fragmentation and fragmentation of habitats. The increasing development of the tropical rain forests through streets, but also the highway construction and the urban sprawl of the landscapes in Germany are two examples. So unnatural barriers are human created, isolated by the animals and plants. Thus, the reproduction makes it difficult and preventing gene flow. This increases the likelihood of off death for one and on the other the wealth of nature is reduced, to adapt to changing climate conditions. The development of green infrastructure is regarded as important approach against the Habitat fragmentation”(“Green Infrastructure”). That expanding reserve land to the part. Existing corridors and stepping stone habitats that act as connecting elements in the landscape, must be protected or newly created. This allows the flora and fauna on diversion and migratory movements. Is to protect biological diversity, must will necessarily large undisturbed landscapes and Habitat network systems. Background information on the mobile navigation of company of gistum GmbH with the program of LiveWorld gistum GmbH company hiking, leisure or city maps rendered commercially available phones on most. LiveWorld is programmed with the latest Java technology and uses GPS and Bluetooth. It is a GPS enabled mobile phone or is connected the phone via Bluetooth with a separate GPS mouse, the user can receive the satellite-navigation signals and determine always its current position in the mobile phone card on the screen. In addition, the mobile phone card informed almost in passing landmarks or natural contexts. The LiveWorld program and the digital map of the walk around the Hill of Sweden are free ready for download.