MEASURES Managing and restoring aquatic EcologicAl corridors for migratory fiSh species in the danUbe RivEr baSin

  • MEASURES - MEET THE TEAM: NAIK HAKI - National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre, Research Institute for Fisheries and Aquaculture
    - 10-05-2019
    MEET THE TEAM: NAIK HAKI - National Agricultural Research and Innovation Centre, Research Institute for Fisheries and Aquaculture

    The Research Institute for Fisheries and Aquaculture (Hungarian acronym is HAKI) is a governmental organisation that has been established in 1953 at Szarvas. The institute was upgraded in the frame of an FAO/UNDP programme between 1975 and 1980,...

  • MEASURES - MEASURES - Pilot Stocking of Russian Sturgeon and Sterlet in Romania and Hungary
    - 24-04-2019
    MEASURES - Pilot Stocking of Russian Sturgeon and Sterlet in Romania and Hungary

    Danube River fauna was enriched this month, as three important sturgeon stocking events have taken place in Isaccea (Romania) and Baja and Ercsi (Hungary). The aim of this activity is to save and strengthen two highly endangered Danube sturgeon...

  • MEASURES - MEASURES - MEET THE TEAM: DDNI, DANUBE DELTA NATIONAL INSTITUTE
    - 22-04-2019
    MEASURES - MEET THE TEAM: DDNI, DANUBE DELTA NATIONAL INSTITUTE

    The Danube Delta National Institute for Research and Development (DDNI) was established in 1970 and its main objective is conducting fundamental and applied research for scientific support of the management of the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve...

  • MEASURES - Karlovac University of Applied Sciences hosts the first national stakeholder workshop in Croatia
    - 22-03-2019
    Karlovac University of Applied Sciences hosts the first national stakeholder workshop in Croatia

    Karlovac University of Applied Sciences organised the first national workshop for stakeholders on 8 March 2019. The primary goal of the workshop was to gather all the relevant Croatian stakeholders to join their efforts and knowledge in order to...

  • MEASURES - Field survey of potential wintering habitats on Sava river
    - 21-03-2019
    Field survey of potential wintering habitats on Sava river

    In the beginning of March a team of 2 members from Institute REVIVO and 2 from Karlovac University (VUKA) gathered in the cold morning hours of early March to perform wintering habitat mapping for sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus), nase (Chondrostoma...

  • MEASURES - The journey of sturgeons restocking in the Danube
    - 18-03-2019
    The journey of sturgeons restocking in the Danube

    Restocking is a common method to increase the natural population size of intensively utilized fish species. But if it is conducted for conservation purposes it is not as easy as it seems. Let see the journey behind the fish, waiting to be...

  • MEASURES - MEET THE TEAM: IBRA, INSTITUTE OF BIOLOGY BUCHAREST, ROMANIAN ACADEMY
    - 15-03-2019
    MEET THE TEAM: IBRA, INSTITUTE OF BIOLOGY BUCHAREST, ROMANIAN ACADEMY

    The Institute of Biology was established along several stages, starting 1949, when several departments were set up, in 1954 other three departments were added, and in 1957 all these laboratories were gathered to establish the first Center of...

  • MEASURES - National stakeholders from Romania met for the first National Workshop
    - 11-03-2019
    National stakeholders from Romania met for the first National Workshop

    The end of February was welcomed by the Romanian project team within the Romanian Academy, where representatives of stakeholders interested in the Danube sturgeon topic gathered for the first national workshop project. The purpose of the event...

  • MEASURES - MEET THE TEAM: REVIVO, Institute for ichthyological and ecological research
    - 18-02-2019
    MEET THE TEAM: REVIVO, Institute for ichthyological and ecological research

    Institute Revivo is a young and ambitious non-profit NGO from Slovenia, established in November 2015. Our team consist of innovative, out of the box thinking and experienced scientists from different fields of natural sciences. Unfearful desire...

  • MEASURES - Field survey of potential wintering habitats on Mura river
    - 14-02-2019
    Field survey of potential wintering habitats on Mura river

    This week, Institute REVIVO team started the field work activities for MEASURES project in the upper part of the Mura river in Slovenia. We’re mapping potential wintering habitats for sterlet (Acipenser ruthenus), nase (Chondrostoma nasus),...

  • MEASURES - Meet the Team: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
    - 21-01-2019
    Meet the Team: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

    The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) perceives itself as a teaching and research center for renewable resources, which are necessary for human life. It is BOKU's objective to help make a considerable contribution to the...

  • MEASURES - 2018 is almost gone and so is the first chapter of MEASURES project
    - 17-12-2018
    2018 is almost gone and so is the first chapter of MEASURES project

    Although it has officially started only 6 months ago, the MEASURES Project have had a lot of activities going and have gathered a lot of people around. Authorities, stakeholders, fish farmers, NGOs and volunteers, they all are important for our...

  • MEASURES - MEASURES project was present at Regional Conference on River habitat restoration for inland fisheries in the Danube River basin and adjacent Black Sea areas
    - 26-11-2018
    MEASURES project was present at Regional Conference on River habitat restoration for inland fisheries in the Danube River basin and adjacent Black Sea areas

    Between 13th and 15th of November, project team members were present at the Regional Conference on River Restoration for Inland Fisheries in the Danube River basin and adjacent Black Sea areas, organized in Bucharest. Representatives of partners...

  • MEASURES - What happened at the MEASURES Kick off conference in Vienna?
    - 24-10-2018
    What happened at the MEASURES Kick off conference in Vienna?

    On the first two days of October the Kick off Conference organized in Vienna officially launched the MEASURES project. Together with the project partners, also representatives from the relevant institutions for the conservation of sturgeons in...

  • MEASURES - Ten countries unite for a common purpose: the protection of migratory fish in the Danube River Basin
    - 02-10-2018
    Ten countries unite for a common purpose: the protection of migratory fish in the Danube River Basin

    Ten countries along the Danube (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria and Ukraine) join forces in an EU-funded project to conserve endangered migratory fish species in the Danube river basin by...

  • MEASURES - Training workshop on assessment of migratory fish habitat and behavior
    - 28-09-2018
    Training workshop on assessment of migratory fish habitat and behavior

    Experts from seven Eastern European countries gathered in Tulcea from 17 to 22 September, in the framework of a course supported by specialists from the Danube Delta National Institute for Research and Development. The purpose of the six days was...

  • MEASURES - 1, 2, 3... START!
    - 07-09-2018
    1, 2, 3... START!

            We are glad that, one month...

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