Making Europe a Wilder Place

A new approach to European conservation

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Cornelia Doerr / Wild Wonders of Europe

Making Europe a Wilder Place

A new approach to European conservation

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Making Europe a Wilder Place

Learn why we trust nature to manage itself

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Solvin Zankl / Rewilding Europe

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Making Europe a Wilder Place

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Peter Cairns/Wild Wonders of Europe

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See how rewilding can boost local economies

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Bruno D'Amicis/Rewilding Europe

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Solvin Zankl / Rewilding Europe

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Major new enterprise loan to ramp up nature-based business in Western Iberia

November 6, 2019
As part of efforts to establish a network of rewilding-related enterprises in and around northern Portugal's Greater Côa Valley, the 600,000-euro loan will help to develop a nature-based tourism resort. This will enhance wild nature and boost the local economy.
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European Rewilding Network welcomes lynx project

November 4, 2019
The LIFE Lynx project, which works to conserve and enhance the endangered Dinaric-SE Alpine lynx population, has just joined the European Rewilding Network. In taking network membership to 70, this highlights the continued growth of Europe's rewilding movement.
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Rewilding Sweden seeks dedicated Rewilding Manager

October 28, 2019
Are you passionate about rewilding? Are you keen to use your skills and experience to enhance Sweden's wild nature and develop nature-based economies? If so, we might have a unique opportunity for you!
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Enterprise forum promotes nature-based business in Western Iberia

November 6, 2019
The forum, oganised as part of efforts to scale up rewilding in northern Portugal's Greater Côa Valley, was the first step in developing a network of local, rewilding-related businesses.
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Nature: our best ally

October 22, 2019
In today's complex world, working with nature - rather than against it - can help us to overcome many challenges. A view which is embraced by 1% for the Planet, a charity which supports Rewilding Europe's work, and which recently featured a longer version of the following article on their website.
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Strengthening community relations aids Marsican bear recovery

October 17, 2019
By promoting harmonious relations between Marsican brown bears and humans, the bear ambassadors of the Central Apennines rewilding area in Italy are playing a vital role in the comeback of this iconic species.
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EXPLORE OUR REWILDING AREAS

We are selecting large pioneering areas in Europe, where we are working with our local partners to make our vision a reality.
We hope this provides inspiration for hundreds of other rewilding initiatives, all across the continent.

We want more space for wild nature and wildlife across Europe. A Europe where natural processes can shape our landscapes and give us the good things in life, such as health and wellbeing, wholesome food and clean air and water. We see a future where wild nature is recognised as a fundamental part of Europe’s heritage and an essential element in a modern, prosperous, and healthy society.

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