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Green Awards ceremony honours exceptional LIFE projects
02.06.2017
Outstanding LIFE projects from the programme's 25-year history were celebrated at the Green Awards ceremony in Brussels on 30 May. A special edition of the annual LIFE awards, the Green Awards singled out projects that have had remarkable effects on the EU's natural environment and in creating green jobs and boosting green growth over the past quarter century. Among them was ...
55 farmers participated in the meetings for presentation of the Guide for Sustainable Management of Grasslands
17.05.2017
55 farmers participated in information meetings organized by the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) in Yambol, Bolyarovo, Sredets, Sliven and Elhovo. The aim of the meetings was to present the new "Guide for Sustainable Management of Grasslands in Habitat of the Imperial Eagle in Key Areas of "Natura 2000" in Bulgaria", as well as to explain the measure ...
BSPB presents a new guide for sustainable management of grasslands during information meetings in Sliven and Elhovo
02.05.2017
The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds will present a new guide for sustainable management of grasslands during information meetings in Sliven and Elhovo. The guide was created within the LIFE Project "Land for Life" with the expert assistance of the State Fund Agriculture - Paying Agency. The opportunities for application under measure ...
Death cases observed in seven of the 28 pairs of Imperial Eagles in the country
27.04.2017
Ornithologists from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds have ascertained new partners in seven of the 28 pairs of Imperial Eagles in the country. This is the biggest change of partners among the nesting Imperial eagles in recent years in Bulgaria. The most likely cause is the death of one of the birds in the previously formed pairs. These resul ...
Farmers got acquainted with the Sustainable Management of Grasslands Guide
20.04.2017
20 farmers participated in information meetings on 11 and 12 April, organized by the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) in Svilengrad and Topolovgrad. The purpose of the meetings was to present the new guide for sustainable management of grasslands. The meetings were attended b ...
Imperial eagles, Long-legged buzzard and Eurasian eagle-owl observed at the feeding stations for winter feeding of birds of prey in Sakar
11.04.2017
During the winter feeding of birds of prey of the three feeding stations of BSPB in the Natura 2000 zone "Sakar" photo traps revealed interesting visits of Imperial eagles, Common and Long-legged buzzard, crows and unexpectedly - Eurasian eagle-owl.   The Eurasian eagle-owl actively hunting its prey in darkness and live mainly on a diet of small and medium-s ...
А guidе for sustainable management of grasslands in help of farmers
07.04.2017
The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) with help of experts from the State Fund "Agriculture" - Paying Agency, created under the LIFE project "Land for Life” a guide for sustainable management of grasslands in habitat of the Imperial eagle in key areas of "Natura 2000" in Bulgaria. The guide aims to bring together and expla ...
BSPB presents new guide for farmers during information meetings in Sakar
05.04.2017
The Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) organizes information meetings and visits to pastures for farmers in Sakar. The purpose of the information events is to present a guide for sustainable management of grasslands in habitat of the Imperial eagle in key areas of "Natura 2000" in Bulgaria. The guide was created by BSPB within the LIFE project "Land for Life& ...
New Imperial Eagle’s nest was found by team of BSPB
29.03.2017
A team of the BSPB LIFE project “Land for Life” discovered a new nest of Imperial Eagles in the Derventski vazvishenia Special Protection Area. Last year at this time we had informed you about another new pair in the same area. Thus the number of the nesting pairs of Imperial eagles increases to three.  Up to now a total of 28 pairs of Imper ...
Two Imperial eagles were found dead
27.03.2017
The dead eagles were found within half an hour in the region of Sliven at the detour of a priority for isolating electrical lines. One of the birds, a two years old eagle, probably died after a collision with wires of a 110 kV power line, which is owned and operated by ESO and is adjacent to the 20 kV line of EVN. This is one of the few established cases of killed Imperial eagles in a collis ...