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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

Marine restoration on Turkey’s Mediterranean coast: From species to systems recovery

By Tundi Agardy, ELP Oversight and Selection Panel member It’s rare that one gets to look at a conservation problem…

23rd July 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

Novel intervention provides new hope for endangered Mediterranean monk seal

At a time when good news seems to be in short supply, the ELP-funded project in Turkey is giving us…

17th 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

The Gökova Bay project: Protecting the world’s most over-fished sea

Today is World Oceans Day, and earlier this week the UN’s International Day for the Fight Against Illegal Fishing was observed.…

8th June 2019