Guideline for sustainable grassland management

The guideline for sustainable grassland management gives information about the following issues, focusing mainly on the Natura2000 habitats 6440 (Alluvial meadows of river valleys of the Cnidion dubii), 6510 (Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis)) and 6520 (Mountain hay meadows):

  • Methods of grassland management and their effects
  • Site-groups of grassland in Saxony-Anhalt
  • Management recommendations from a conservation perspective

You can also search the database for grassland experiments.

The given information is mainly targeted towards local authorities and engineering offices in Saxony-Anhalt. The grassland database was created for higher educational and scientific purposes.

... here you can access the grassland management guideline (available only in German language)...