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Photo: Oleg Diakov

To demonstrate the benefits of restoration, improved monitoring is paramount.

There is a real lack of evidence describing the outcomes of ecosystem restoration in Europe – both in terms of…

14th July 2021

Restoring nature, restoring joy

In the third of the rewards of nature restoration guest article series, Felipe Gonzalez Sanchez tells us about the benefits…

13th July 2021

Life after death – the beauty of deadwood invertebrates

Criss-crossing trunks at drunken angles, broken lichen-scarred limbs, softly rotting wood beneath further freshly fallen trunks. These might be the…

7th July 2021

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ELP landscape restoration grant call for applications

The Endangered Landscapes Programme (ELP) is inviting expressions of interest from organisations and partnerships that share the programme’s vision. This…

1st July 2021

Peat pits in De Wieden, the Netherlands

How restoring peatlands can help us beat climate change.

In the second of the rewards of nature restoration guest article series, Katrien Wijns shares her passion for peatlands and…

16th June 2021

Sorraia horse foal

New release of horses advances restoration of the Greater Côa Valley

A herd of 10 Sorraia horses (two male and eight female) has been released in Vale Carapito. This new 60-hectare…

15th June 2021

Divers collect ghost nets and ghost gear from Gokova Bay Credit: Zafer Kazilkaya/AKD

Underwater clean-ups in Turkey help free the Mediterranean from ghost nets

Fishing gear discarded or lost at sea are a widespread, and often overlooked, global problem. “Ghost nets” or “ghost gear”…

8th June 2021

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Celebrate World Environment Day & the Launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

World Environment Day is celebrated on the 5th of June each year to raise awareness and generate action on a…

4th June 2021

Two divers checking the cover on Cystoseira transplants to test their effectiveness at preventing grazing. Photo: Zafer Kizilkaya.

Experiments in conservation practice

This blog, written by Nancy Ockendon (Science Manager at the Endangered Landscapes Programme) to accompany the release of the open-access…

26th May 2021