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The Danish Nature Agency


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The Nature Agency is an organisation under the Danish Ministry of Environment. The Nature Agency implements the government’s policies concerning nature and environment. The Nature Agency aims to secure clean water, protecting and securing nature, planning for cities and landscape, outdoor activities and information to the public about nature, forestry and land management of the state forests, gaming and wildlife management.

The Nature Agency consists of 23 nature management units across Denmark with approximately 850 employees and a central Head Office in Copenhagen with approximately 400 employees. The management team consists of the Director-General and five Directors.

Board of directors