Greater Côa Valley News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes & Seascapes Programme

Museum Côa, Vila Nova de Foz Côa, Greater Côa Valley, Portugal by Liz Ballard

Perspective: Art and life in the Greater Côa Valley, a photo diary

ELSP’s Artist Residencies Coordinator Liz Ballard visited the Greater Côa Valley for a Knowledge Exchange event, hosted by Rewilding Portugal,…

25th October 2023

Pioneering art festival connects culture and restoration in the Greater Côa Valley

Organised and managed by the Rewilding Portugal team, and funded by the Endangered Landscapes Programme, the “CÔA – Corridor of…

11th August 2023

New guidance to help maximise climate change mitigation through the restoration of natural areas

Finding ways to mitigate climate change impacts is now an existential necessity. In recent years, there has been a growing…

17th November 2022

Two elderly men play the guitar.

Wild Côa Symphony

Working closely with local communities in the Greater Côa Valley, the creative collaboration of ecological artist Antony Lyons, archaeologist Bárbara…

29th September 2022

New breeding colony of cinereous vultures confirmed in the Greater Côa Valley

At the beginning of November, Rewilding Portugal confirmed the existence of a colony of cinereous vultures (Aegypius monachus), which confirmed…

15th December 2021

Sorraia horse foal

New release of horses advances restoration of the Greater Côa Valley

A herd of 10 Sorraia horses (two male and eight female) has been released in Vale Carapito. This new 60-hectare…

15th June 2021