Carpathian Mountains News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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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

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

The Endangered Landscapes Programme announces its first Annual Review

2019 was a significant year for the environmental agenda. We witnessed the twinned biodiversity and climate change crises moving up…

27th April 2020

Coronavirus, conservation and critical assistance in Romania

Foundation Conservation Carpathia (FCC), a beneficiary of an ELP Implementation Project Grant, are working to create a new wilderness reserve…

9th April 2020

First annual workshop held in Carpathian Mountains with ELP projects

Last month, 17 grantees of the Endangered Landscapes Programme (ELP) and the programme’s management team travelled to Romania’s Carpathian Mountains…

14th November 2019

Using rapid intervention to manage human-wildlife coexistence

Romania boasts some of the greatest numbers of charismatic predators in Europe, creating great opportunities for wildlife tourism, as well…

19th September 2019