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Discover our pilot sites

On 7 different sites we follow, test and facilitate the implementation of promising innovative instruments to support private landowners in nature conservation activities on their land.

Discover the interactive map and those cases studies

  • Belgium: Private Recognized Reserve, Organic farm, Set up of an NGO 
  • The Netherlands: Private foundation
  • Sweden: Landowners Association 
  • France: Landowners Coalition 
  • Spain: Private Nature Parc  

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Starting tomorrow! International Land Conservation Network global congress 2021🙌
See you there on Thursday 9/12:
✅1pm - Tools for Private Land Conservation in EU
✅3pm - DIY Restoration and Conservation on EU Private Lands
✅and many more...!8MBRGh

Register to #ENPLC 1st online webinar on "#Working with #volunteers on #private #land - How to get started"
You are a #nature #conservation #NGO or a #landowner ? #Volunteering might be a tool made just for you.

* 9 & 10 November 21
* 9:30 - 12:45 CET

Help us build a network of civic and private #land #conservation professionals and map their conservation efforts in Europe! Fill in our short survey

#Nature #Protect #biodiversity #farmers #NGO #policy @Eurosite @EULandownersOrg @IUCN @LIFEprojectLIFE

Understand how to #protect today’s #environment, approach #peatland rehabilitation, prepare a better #future & much more during our 3-day conference: #sustainable Peatlands: A Win for All.

13-15 October 2021 - Register now:

#PeatlandsMatter #EU #farmers

News coming up, register to ENPLC newsletter and get updates on our project as well as a curated selection of news and events related to #Private #Land #Conservation, #landowners and #NGO collaboration. Let's be part of this #network

You are a #nature conservation NGO or a #landowner ? interested in #PLC ? #Volunteering might be a new tool made just for you to innovate and protect #biodiversity.
Save The Date of our Webinar on "Working with volunteers on private #land - How to get started"
9 & 10 November

Today’s the day: our LIFE+ Conference has now gone LIVE! We’re beyond excited to hear what all our excellent experts, policy makers and you have to say about #Private #Land #Conservation and #biodiversity, and can’t wait to see you all there! Join us here:

📣 Don't miss out! 📣
Attend the discussion to learn about private land conservation while also getting the chance to win a getaway in the wilderness! ⛰️🏕️

Got a question today on #Private #Land #Conservation? Then you’re in luck! We have an exciting line-up and a poll to gather your first impressions.
Participate to the poll;
Register to hear the comments LIVE:
See you at 3 PM

We’re hugely excited about what’s on offer in our LIFE+ #conservation #lottery! Join the conference & you’re in with the chance of winning a 3 night stay in @HogeVeluwe national park, 2 nights at the #Mazerolles marsh & much more! @nature_org #Land

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Meet our  follow-up project  

The European Networks for Private Land Conservation (ENPLC) is a four-year project funded by the European Commission’s environment and climate action funding instrument LIFE.

  • The project intends to expand the use of private land conservation tools in the European Union,
  • to improve the financial incentive and funding for private land conservation,
  • to foster citizen engagement in private land conservation
  • and to continue the existing networking among organisations and individuals engaged in private land conservation

with the aim to establish a durable governance structures for private land conservation in Europe.

The ENPLC project brings together 18 organizations from 11 European countries: Belgium, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Portugal, Romania, Spain and The Netherlands.

Meet our sister project

ELCN is focusing on the engagement of conservation organisations. Together we build bridges between private owners and conservation organisations towards a sustainable network for private land conservation in Europe.