Frankenwald


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Frankenwald

(fräng`kənvält), Eng. Franconian Forest, wooded plateau, in central Germany, between the Fichtelgebirge and the Thuringian Forest. Döbraberg is the highest (2,608 ft/795 m) point. Barley growing and cattle raising are important there. The region's major city is Hof.
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The state government has conducted an intensive dialogue on the possible development of a national park from autumn 2016 to summer 2017 with the regions of Frankenwald, Spessart, Rhn and the Danube region and determines whether there is a fundamental interest of the respective region in a possible national park.
2002); in the Armorican Massif in France (Bultynck, 1989); in Frankenwald in Germany (Al-Rawi, 1977); in the Peloritani Mountains in Sicily (Italy) (Navas-Parejo pers.
Huffine indicated that PI 290894 was from the Pretoria Horticultural Research Station turf plots and PI 289922 was from the Frankenwald Research Station turf plots.