Danube Delta News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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ELP launches new video for Earth Optimism

From 26 March – 4 April 2021, the Cambridge Conservation Initiative hosted ‘Earth Optimism Cambridge’– a ten-day festival which aimed…

7th April 2021

Further boost for nature in the Danube Delta with final Konik horse release

A herd of 20 konik horses has been released onto Ermakov Island in the Ukrainian part of the Danube Delta,…

21st January 2021

A video update from the Danube Delta: A year without dams

One year ago, in November 2019, restoration efforts in the Ukrainian part of the Danube Delta were given a significant…

27th November 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

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