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OpenForests provides information tools to reconnect people and forests for a more sustainable forest management. Forest information systems and interactive web maps support efficient forest management and communication about forest landscape projects.
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OpenForests provides tools for sustainable forestry projects and responsible investors

Our tools facilitate investment decisions, enable a data driven forest management and controlling, and help to increase presence and visibility on the market.

The marketplace for sustainable forest investments

Offer and find high-grade forest investment opportunities

Find your way through the investment jungle

For Projects

  • Create your project presentation.
  • Get professional feedback on your project information.
  • Expose your project to a global investment community.

For investors

  • Search structured project descriptions.
  • Contact capital-seeking companies directly.
  • Get individual assistance by OpenForests.

Post your projects or search the project database.

Impact reporting and forest project rating

Be transparent and expose best practice

Start to measure, evaluate and report the project performance

Impact reporting

Use the free catalogue of standardized FairForest Metrics to create your individual impact report.

Forest project rating

Show responsible investors your social, environmental and financial project performance. We rate your project on the basis of over 170 indicators.

Drone Based Forest and Landscape Mapping

A new perspective for valuation, monitoring and research.


Get the big picture

Higher resolution than satellite imagery of up to 4 cm/pixel.

Lower costs in comparison to plane-based aerial photography.

Applicable almost anywhere and anytime.

Presentation and documentation

Take communication with your stakeholders to the next level.

Show the project achievements and let stakeholders experience the uniqueness of your project.

Tell your project story with a variety of thematic elements within virtual tours and interactive web maps.

Wildlife Observations Home

Wildlife observations

Upload field data directly into your project map.

Special places

Special places

360° ground panoramas provide interactive in site impressions.


Local people

Give a voice to the local people and their needs.



Inform stakeholders about growth and health of their forest assets.

Explore new paths to communicate the social, environmental and economic values of your operations.

Forest Information Systems

Organize your forestry data in one place

Focus on your core expertise. We take care of the forestry data in the background.


  • One place for all your forestry data
  • Data-driven forest management and monitoring
  • Working together, from everywhere
  • Maximum flexibility
Consulting services for investors and projects

Build bridges towards long-term success


We support your venture from the beginning on and throughout the entire project cycle.
All our services are embedded in a personnel and engaged consulting.
We welcome you to get in contact to discuss your ideas and ventures.

Selected Clients

Jobs and consultancies

Canopy Jobboard

For professionals who strive to bring a positive impact on the world’s forest ecosystems.

Articles, studies and announcements

Impact Forestry Blog

Read about sustainable forest management and responsible investing.

News stream

Project stories

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