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ELP launch: Iori River Valley project

Natia Javakhishvili, Director at SABUKO, introduces the Iori River Valley project, located in Southern Georgia, at the Endangered Landscapes Programme launch in Cambridge, UK, in October 2018. Home to magnificent birds of prey and other charismatic fauna, this dramatic landscape is currently threatened by unsustainable agriculture and remnants of former Soviet infrastructure. This project will…

ELP launch: Gökova Bay

Sophie Benbow, Marine Programme Manager at Fauna & Flora International (FFI), introduces the ELP-funded Gökova Bay project in Turkey at the Endangered Landscapes Programme launch in Cambridge, UK, in October 2018. Stretching from Gökova Bay to Cape Gelidonya along southwestern Turkey’s Mediterranean coastline, this project area provides critical habitat for charasmatic species such as sandbar…

ELP launch: Cairngorms Connect

Jeremy Roberts, Senior Site Manager (Abernethy Reserve) for RSPB Scotland, introduces the Cairngorms Connect project at the Endangered Landscapes Programme launch in Cambridge, UK, in October 2018. Covering 60,000 ha of contiguous land within the dramatic scenery of the Scottish Highlands, this project will help shift the focus of land management towards a strategy and…

ELP launch: Carpathian Mountains

Christoph Promberger, Co-Director and Co-founder of Fundatia Conservation Carpathia (FCC), introduces the Carpathia project at the Endangered Landscapes Programme launch in Cambridge, UK, in October 2018. This project will focus on creating a wilderness reserve in the Fagaras Mountains of the Southern Carpathian Mountain Range, Romania, an area that provides habitat for Europe’s largest populations…

Voices in landscape restoration: Cy Griffin

In this 3-minute video, Cy Griffin, European Programme Manager at Wetlands International, talks about the importance, challenges and good practice in landscape restoration. This video was filmed in November 2017 as part of the 100 Priority Questions for Landscape Restoration event in Cambridge, UK.

Voices in landscape restoration: Aletta Bonn

In this 3-minute video, Aletta Bonn, Professor and Head of Ecosystem Services, Helmholtz-Center for Environmental Research – UFZ, talks about the importance, challenges and good practice in landscape restoration. This video was filmed in November 2017 as part of the 100 Priority Questions for Landscape Restoration event in Cambridge, UK.