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Workshop on conservation agreements hosted in Cyprus

Kyriakos Skordas, director of Terra Cypria, describes the case study to participants and lays out the challenges they are facing On the 9th of November 2022 LIFE ENPLC implemented a workshop on tools for private land conservation alongside Terra Cypria in Larnaka (Cyprus). The workshop aimed at analysing the suitability of land stewardship tools for …

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Montis hosted a BioBlitz on Lichens, Mosses and Mushrooms

A weekend full of biodiversity, citizen science and knowledge sharing. This is how we can describe the Bioblitzs project partner Montis organised on the 12th and 13th of November 2022 joined by 30 participants. On the 12th, we started the activity by analyzing a branch of dead wood that was on the ground in the vicinity …

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Regional network for private land conservation in Catalonia established

Project partner XCN is supporting the establishment of a regional network for private land conservation in Catalonia. On friday, 25th November, the founding ceremony of the new Association of landowners for the Conservation of Nature took place at the Town Hall of Albanyà, with the support of the XCN. The new entity is born with …

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Webinar: Cross-boundary donations for private land conservation in the EU

25th January 2023, 15:00 – 16:30 (CET), webinar (online) This webinar is organised by the project’s working group on financial incentives for private land conservation. Speakers Dr. Tilmann Disselhoff – NABU/Eurosite Welcome and introduction to the topic / Transnational donations for nature conservation in Transylvania, Romania Meenakshi Fernandes – EP Directorate – General for Parliamentary …

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Internships at Latvian Fund for Nature in 2023

We are happy to share with you two volunteering opportunities with our project partner the Latvian Fund for Nature. Internships are on the topic of grassland habitat inventory and management or urban grassland inventory and managementInternship on grassland habitat inventory and managementLatvian Fund for Nature offers a unique internship in the spring/summer of 2023 for …

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Bioblitz organised by Rewilding Portugal

On the 1st of October, Rewilding Portugal promoted a birdwatching activity in the Ermo das Águias rewilding area and on the banks of the Côa river, in Vale de Madeira. The event was joined by 20 participants. During the autumnal migration, participants were able to observe around 39 species of birds, including the wheatear (Oenanthe …

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Webinar: Citizen Science for Nature Conservation, (not) on my land

26th October 2022, 9:00 – 12:30 (CET), webinar (online)Speakers include: Joseph van der Stegen – European Comission, Nature Conservation Unit Diana Reinoso – Science for Change Carlos Sánchez – Fundación Artemisan Mathias Brummer – Nature Conservation Network of Catalonia (XCN) Nora Rouillier – National Museum of Natural History Hèctor Hernàndez – La Sínia association Beth …

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Stories from the US Land Trust Alliance Rally – Part 3

Every year, the US land conservation community meets at the “Land Trust Alliance Rally – the National Land Conservation Conference”. About 1,500 people from hundreds of organisations come together to learn, connect, and recharge. Among them: a growing number of international participants. At this year’s Rally in New Orleans, our LIFE project “European Networks for …

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Stories from the US Land Trust Alliance Rally – Part 2

Every year, the US land conservation community meets at the “Land Trust Alliance Rally – the National Land Conservation Conference”. About 1,500 people from hundreds of organisations come together to learn, connect, and recharge. Among them: a growing number of international participants. At this year’s Rally in New Orleans, our LIFE project “European Networks for …

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