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Facing challenges and inspiring change: ELP hosts second grantee meeting

Last week the Endangered Landscapes Programme hosted its second Annual Grantee Meeting and, like many others this year, we did…

16th October 2020

How monitoring helps us to demonstrate restoration impacts

By Dr Nancy Ockendon, ELP Science Coordinator Monitoring change is fundamental to all ELP Implementation Projects. Only by carrying out…

8th October 2020

Gökova Bay project celebrates as new expanse of Turkish coastline approved for protection

In a huge boost to the marine restoration agenda, three hundred and fifty square kilometres of Turkey’s coastline has been…

25th September 2020

ELP project launches new tool to help prioritise funding for restoration funding in Europe

We are proud to announce that an ELP-funded Enabling Project has today launched a tool to help practitioners and donors…

16th September 2020

First herd of bison return home to Făgăraș Mountains, Romania

After more than 200 years since their disappearance from the central forests of Romania, eight bison were released into the…

11th September 2020

International Vulture Awareness Day: Protecting Europe’s scavengers of the sky

It is fair to say that vultures have historically been dealt a tough hand in the media. Yet despite being…

5th September 2020

Boosting connectivity and communities in Kartal Lake, Danube Delta

Between the 1950s and 1980s, the Danube Delta’s biodiversity suffered from highly damaging hydraulic engineering projects. In Romania, Ukraine and…

27th August 2020

Understanding the social landscape for restoration

By Dr David Thomas, Endangered Landscapes Programme Manager. Governments around the world agree that climate change poses a global emergency,…

20th August 2020

Insect indicators: What can they tell us about Polesia’s wetlands?

Polesia is among the largest of natural wetland landscape in Europe. The biodiversity and stability of its ecosystems, however, suffer…

13th August 2020