About us

Federal state: Saxony-Anhalt

Foundation of the association: 1991

Size: approx. 103,737 hectares

Geographic location: south of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany


  • Cultural landscape with Fruit orchards, terraced vineyards, forests and dry grasslands with southern diffused plants.
  • Valleys texturing the landscape and according the landscape a pleasant diversity.
  • Rocks of the Triassic Epochs give distinction to the Nature Park.
  • many cultural and historical famous places (castles, palaces, monasteries)

Function of the Nature Park:

  • Professional documentation about the preservation and development of the Nature Park
  • Coordination of the preservation of the landscape, particularly in light of aesthetic and cultural-historical considerations
  • Coordination of scientific research
  • Environmental Education
  • Coordination of project grants

Aims and purposes of the Nature Park:

  • Preservation and sustainable utilisation of the Nature Park region
  • successful cooperation and coexistenz between the nature reserve and the economic sector in the region

The Nature Park Saale-Unstrut-Triasland is a member of the Association of German Nature Parks.