Ireland precursor of the Alpen National Park is 100 years old
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Germany's only Alpen National Park was launched only in 1978, the precursor of the protected area is already 100 years old. The "Nature Reserve Königssee" designed in 1921 already largely included the boundaries of the later National Park Berchtesgaden - an area of more than 20,000 hectares.
The then protected area was a formerly triumph of the federal nature conservation in Bavaria (BN), which was founded only a few years earlier. The association had demanded the expulsion of the area at that time, the authorities implemented the demands. The Berchtesgaden National Park is thus a result of a head of a hundreds of successful work of the Unit Organized Nature Conservation and Official Nature Conservation, emphasized the BN state chairman Richard Mergner and National Park Chef Roland Baier.
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A few years before the founding of the nature reserve, the BN had already booked the first great success as an environmental association at Königssee. In 1916 - in the midst of the First World War - the idea was created in the rock wall at the lake a monumental Assyrian lion as a war memorial. The BN founding chairman Carl Freiherr von Tubuf was able to prevent the plan.
In addition, the forest scientist requested the nature reserve around the Upper Bavarian Lake. The BN boss then emphasized that in particular for future generations must be thought: "This unique area should be protected from man for humans, not only today, but also the future, it should be preserved in its originality and strength , in his untouchedness and majestic beauty for later sexes, "he wrote in a memorandum 100 years ago.
The National Park precursor already had a precursor. Because already in 1910 was furnished on the Königssee the "PlantSchonbezirz Berchtesgadener Alpen". This was the first larger plant reserve in the Alpine region with around 83 square kilometers, the national park explains the importance.
background were then plant collectors and a flying trade with the rare flowers from the mountains. In a documentary of the Friends of the National Park, it is said that in the early 20th century, the forestry offices of the region have been pronounced, "in view of the decline in the local Alpine flora, namely the Edelweiss, the Alpenrose and the Alpine Frequency," urgently planting crop districts.
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