About the GFMC – Contact

Address,communication and location map


Location of the Global Fire Monitoring Center

The GFMC is located in Freiburg, Germany. Mailing and telecommunication addresses are:

The Global Fire Monitoring Center (GFMC)
Fire Ecology Research Group
c/o Freiburg University
P.O. Box
79085 Freiburg
GERMANY Fax: ++49-761-808012
Tel:  ++49-761-808011
e-mail: fire@fire.uni-freiburg.de

Head of GFMC: Johann G. Goldammer

GFMC Operators: Alexander C. Held, Daniel Nagy, Claudia Scholz

Maps showing the location of the GFMC:

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Regional Highway/
Railroad Map

Location in Freiburg

Location of the GFMC at
the Airport Campus (Old
Airport Tower)

Directions via train (S-Bahn)
The University campus, situated at the airport, can be reached by local train (approx. 3 minutes). The
train departs every 30 minutes from Freiburg “Hauptbahnhof” (main station) from platform 6 (please verify!) in direction “Breisach”. Exit the train at the stop “Neue Messe / Universität”. Look for signs “Feuerökologie – 075”.

Directions by car (coming from the freeway “Autobahn”)
Exit “Freiburg Mitte” and drive in direction city center. Take the third exit (at road sign “ADAC-Prüfzentrum”) and turn left at the first traffic light which leads into the “Berliner Allee”. Now go straight until the road leads beneath a railway bridge. Turn left at first trafiic light after passing beneath the railway bridge and enter the University Campus. Look for signs “Feuerökologie – 075”.


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