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PROTECT OUR FOREST.

The climate crisis is affecting our forests and causing fires - also here in Germany - to become a major threat. We want to prevent, educate and inform.

THAT'S WHY FOREST AND WILDLAND FIRES ARE SO DANGEROUS.

Forest fires not only have serious consequences for our ecosystems. In the worst cases, the devastating fires threaten human lives and settlements. In the United States alone, 46 people died in large fires last year, and more than 10,000 buildings were destroyed.

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But it is not only the flames that create a danger; the resulting fire smoke also kills thousands of people around the world every year.

AN AREA OF  3.797 SOCCER FIELDS BURNED IN GERMANY IN 2019

ALSO IN GERMANY?

Yes, especially in densely populated areas, forest fires and wildfires can have devastating consequences. At first glance, the situation does not seem to be as dramatic in international comparison, but still:

Climate change and drought cause fires to occur more frequently here in Germany as well

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