Enhancing Ecosystem Services News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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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

New water sources relieve pressure on Georgia’s fragile steppe ecosystem

Despite its sheer cliff faces and rugged, dryland steppes, the dramatic landscape of the Iori River Valley and its surrounding…

31st July 2020

Eagle owl release in the Danube Delta provides boost for species recovery

As part of an ongoing reintroduction programme, three juvenile eagle owls have been released in the Ukrainian part of the…

14th July 2020

Reintroduction efforts see long absent kulan return to the Danube Delta

After an absence of hundreds of years, a herd of 20 kulan and eight fallow deer have been translocated to…

28th May 2020

Addressing the biodiversity crisis

Today is the UN International Day for Biological Diversity, and protecting biodiversity is the beating heart of the Endangered Landscapes…

22nd May 2020