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Balkan Green Belt Photo Contest 2017

31.07.2017
“Balkan Green Belt” 2017 photo contest is organized by Green Balkans within a joint project implemented by the Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation, Green Balkans, and EuroNatur (Germany) aimed at promoting the European Green Belt. Read more..

One more baby Griffon Vulture tagged in Kotel

13.07.2017
One more baby Griffon Vulture was tagged on 05.07.2017 in Kotlenska planina. Volunteers of Green Balkans and interns, participating in the “Student practices” project of the Ministry of Education and Science took part in the action. Read more..

One more Griffon Vulture was donated to the vulture restoration programme in Bulgaria

20.06.2017
On June 15th the vulture restoration programme and the Bright Future for Black Vulture LIFE14 NAT/BG/649 Project received a young Griffon Vulture from Zoo Zlin. This is the fifth bird, hatched and raised by vultures kept at the zoo.
Thus, for the past month the project has received 4 Griffon Vultures donated this month, counting the three young birds granted by Barcelona Zoo on June 1st. Read more..

A Meeting for Securing High Bird Risk Element of the Power Supply Grid Was Held

07.06.2017
On 1 and 2 June, the “Lesser Kestrel Recovery” LIFE11 NAT/BG/360 project team in partnership with PS-SOUTH, part of EVN Group, organized a work meeting with experts from the Regional Inspectorates for Environment and Waters and National and Nature Parks Directorates in Stara Zagora. The topic of the work meeting was “Good examples for securing of bird risk elements from the power supply network – Partnership between Green Balkans and EVN Bulgaria Power Supply”. Read more..

Green Balkans’ Wildlife Centre and the Europena Union’s LIFE Programme Projects Were Symbolical Hosts for the 25 Years of the LIFE Programm and the Habitat Directive and NATURA 2000 Network

05.06.2017
Several days ago, the Wildlife Rescue Centre and the two project teams, of the European Union’s LIFE Programme financed projects in Bulgaria “Lesser Kestrel Recovery” LIFE11 NAT/BG/360 and “Bright future for the Black vulture” LIFE14 NAT/BG/649 were the symbolical hosts of the event commemorating 25 years of the Programme and the Habitat Directive and the NATURA 2000 Network. Read more..