Restoration Landscapes News

All the latest news from The Endangered Landscapes Programme

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Achieving protected status for Polesia, Europe’s largest wetland wilderness

Following important steps taken in Belarus and Ukraine to protect peatlands at the heart of Polesia, conservationists want to see…

1st February 2022

Wins for Polesia in 2021

This week we are reporting some of the sucesses that the Polesia project team have had over the past year.…

26th January 2022

The future of sheep farming in degraded pastures

Farmers need more and more supplementary food to feed their sheep on the winter pastures of the Chachuna Managed Reserve…

19th January 2022

Second herd of kulan arrives in the Ukrainian Danube Delta

The arrival of 20 more kulan on the Tarutino Steppe is part of a long-term reintroduction programme. The animals will…

5th January 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

Endangered eagle migration patterns key to their conservation

The Greater Spotted Eagle is in trouble. Almost extinct in western Europe, Polesia is a stronghold for the critically endangered…

8th December 2021