Can I get a grant for conservation or landscape management?

If you are a landowner, you can apply for a grant to help maintain protected species of plants and animals on your property. There are grants for farmers, and for private owners of woodland or other nature areas.

Agri-environment and landscape management schemes

There are grants for farmers who want to maintain the natural and landscape values on their property. Together with other farmers in the area, they must draw up a management plan. If the plan is approved, a grant is awarded to the group.

Conservation grants

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency ( can give you more information about the various grant schemes for conservation and landscape management.