Biosphärenreservat Südost-Rügen

Transition Area



Cultural landscape near Groß Stresow


This zone encompasses the majority of the Southeast Rügen Biosphere Reserve, including the human settlements. As a result, the inhabitants live, work and play within this zone. The area is legally classified as a protected landscape in which, according to the MAB programme, a sustainable balance should be achieved between the goals promoting economic development, maintaining cultural values and conserving biological diversity.