This site displays on the ground initiatives working on  Private Land Conservation in Germany.

The German umbrella organisation for private land conservation is the ‘Netzwerk Nationales Naturerbe‘ maintained by the  Naturstiftung David. 

The following organisation(s) are working on private land conservation in Germany and are linked to our networks:

Based on a survey we could identify the following actors working on private land conservation in Germany. The map above shows the location of these organisations and the following table provides information on these organisations. We collected information on the type of organisation, the level at which they are operating, the activities they are involved in, how they are contributing to private land protection (role), which conservation tools they are using and the approximate land area under their management or ownership.

Organisation NameOrganisation Mission/DescriptionType of organisationLevelWebsite
Naturschutzbund Deutschland - NABUFounded in 1899, NABU is one of the oldest and largest environmental NGOs in Europe. NABU has more than 820,000 members and supporters who commit themselves to the conservation of threatened habitats, flora and fauna, to climate protection and energy policy. NABU's main objectives are the preservation of habitats and biodiversity, the promotion of sustainability in agriculture, forest and water management as well as to enhance the significance of nature.Non-profit organisationInternational; Regional (supra-national); National; Regional (sub-national);