Greater Côa Valley News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

New documentary inspires vision for a wilder Portugal

In late 2020, Rewilding Portugal (a project partner in the ELP-funded Greater Côa Valley project) launched the release of a new documentary…

14th January 2021

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

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