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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

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

Insect indicators: What can they tell us about Polesia’s wetlands?

Polesia is among the largest of natural wetland landscape in Europe. The biodiversity and stability of its ecosystems, however, suffer…

13th August 2020

New water sources relieve pressure on Georgia’s fragile steppe ecosystem

Despite its sheer cliff faces and rugged, dryland steppes, the dramatic landscape of the Iori River Valley and its surrounding…

31st July 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

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