Plant trees while you search the web

Ecosia is the search engine that plants trees with its ad revenue. Get the free browser extension and use Ecosia every time you search.

How it works

  • how_it_works_1 You search the web with Ecosia.
  • how_it_works_2Ads Search ads generate income for Ecosia.
  • how_it_works_3 Ecosia uses this income to plant trees.

Over 28 million trees planted

now 28,494,499 trees total
  • 1.1 sec to plant a tree
  • over 7 million active users
  • now 28,494,499 trees total
  • over 6,688,224 EUR invested
  • 0.2 euro per tree

Trees are vital for our planet

These are just a few of the benefits.


Happy people

Water security

Clean air

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Transparency first

We know that trust has to be earned. That is why we publish our monthly financial reports and tree planting receipts. This way you can keep us accountable as we follow our journey to a reforested world.

"We want to create a world where the environment no longer needs protecting."

Make Ecosia your default search engine

Add the Ecosia extension to your browser and automatically search with Ecosia everyday. It only takes about 10 seconds.