Conservation fields


An acreage is called „conservation field“ in the projects’ context, when its botanically extraordinary species inventory is long-term secured via contractual agreement or legal guarantees. Equally valued are acreages in property of conservation stakeholders. A management supporting the conservation of species worthy of protection shall be assured. Supervision by a local contact person shall be available.

Objectives and functions of conservation fields

- protection and conservation of endangered arable wild plants and its plant communities for scientific, ethic and aesthetic reasons

- Assurance of potential centres for the re-proliferation of rare arable wild plants

- Creation of samples for demonstration

- Preservation of plots for palaeo-ethnologic research

- Perpetuation of the generic potential of „weed“-taxons!