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ornithologist

Wolfgang Winkel, German ornithologist. Recipient Silberne Ehrennadel, Deutscher Bund Vogelschutz, 1984. Member Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft, British Ornithologists' Union, American Ornithologists' Union, Animal Behavior Society.

Background

Winkel, Wolfgang was born on June 15, 1941 in Danzig, Germany. Son of Hans and Elisabeth (Naumann) Winkel.

Education

Doctor Natural Science, University Brunswick, 1968.

Career

Science assistant, Institute Avian Research, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, 1970-1977; head Brunswick Research Station, Institute Avian Research, Wilhelmshaven, Germany, since 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (with R. Berndt) Eco-ornithological Glossary, 1983, (with R. Nerlich) Die Vogelfamilien der Westpaläarktis, 1995. Editor in chief Die Vogelwelt, 1971-1987. Co-editor Die Vogelwarte, since 1972.

Membership

Member Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft, British Ornithologists' Union, American Ornithologists' Union, Animal Behavior Society.

Connections

Married Doris Laux, January 29, 1965. 1 child, Renate.

father:
Hans Winkel

mother:
Elisabeth (Naumann) Winkel

spouse:
Doris Laux

child:
Renate Winkel