Greater Côa Valley News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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Archaeologists unearth new evidence of human-wildlife coexistence in the Côa Valley

A recent excavation by archaeologists in the Côa Valley Archaeological Park has unearthed a huge, 3.5 metre auroch (an extinct…

5th June 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

Roe deer monitoring supports Iberian wolf recovery in Western Iberia

The endangered Portuguese Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus) is in a precarious position. In addition to habitat loss, low connectivity…

12th December 2019

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

GPS tracking to reveal feeding behaviour of griffon vultures in Western Iberia

A group of five griffon vultures has been tagged with GPS transmitters by local partners of the ELP-funded Greater Côa…

9th September 2019