We protect the Baltic Sea

The Baltic Sea is a unique and vulnerable ecosystem.
We support those who strive to protect it.

Next deadline for project concepts: 30 November 2018
We are keen for your contribution that helps the Baltic Sea!

Does your project meet our statute and funding guidelines? Find out!

Do you want to know about the steps? We guide you through the application.

Your project meets our guidelines, and you would like to apply for funding?

What we do

Co-operating with partners from the Baltic Sea regions, our organization seeks to restore and strengthen the marine environment of the Baltic Sea. We aim to protect and maintain the unique habitats and species of this region by reducing environmental pressures and pollution, enabling the creation of new protected areas and improvemed management of already existing ones.

Who we are

The Baltic Sea Conservation Foundation (baltcf) is a private civil law foundation registered in Germany as International Baltic Sea Foundation for Nature Conservation. We pursue the objectives set in our statutes independently and transparently: the conservation of nature and protection of the environment in the Baltic Sea and its catchment area.

Funded projects

Who we fund

Some of our projects

Untangling the net: tackling bird bycatch in Baltic gillnet fisheries Read more

Baltic Clean Games
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We’re looking for you!

Do you have an idea that might help contribute towards improving the state of the Baltic Sea? We provide financial support to suitable projects and have till date supported a number of partners in the Baltic Sea Region engaging in areas like eutrophication, pollution, management of coastal and marine protected areas as well as biodiversity and species protection.