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 4 million trees planted

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now 4,942,514 trees total
  • 11 SEC to plant a tree
  • over 2 million active users
  • now 4,942,514 trees total
  • over 2,885,663 EUR donated
  • 0.28 EURO per tree

Trees are vital for our planet

These are just a few of the benefits.

Biodiversity

Happy people

Water security

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Transparency first

We're working to empower people everywhere to help protect this precious planet. We also believe in transparency, which is why we publish monthly receipts and business reports. Learn more about our history, mission and values below in About Us.

We're working to empower people everywhere to help protect this precious planet. We also believe in transparency, which is why we publish monthly donation receipts and business reports.

"We want to create a world where the environment no longer needs protecting."
Learn more about us

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