Sava TIES Preserving Sava River Basin Habitats through Transnational Management of Invasive Alien Species

  • Sava TIES - Pilot activities
    - 30-06-2020

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  • Sava TIES - The Sava River Day
    - 01-06-2020
    The Sava River Day

    The Sava River Day is celebrated on June 1 in four countries in the basin of one of the most interesting and complex European rivers, the Sava River: Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. Celebration of this day has the aim of...

  • Sava TIES - Together for stronger and more efficient SavaParks Network
    - 28-05-2020
    Together for stronger and more efficient SavaParks Network

    Members of the SavaParks Network gathered for a three-day virtual meeting from 25 to 27 May 2020 and demonstrated yet again how joint efforts lead to a stronger network. This meeting of the member organizations' representatives is an activity of...

  • Sava TIES - GET TO KNOW THE INVASIVE ALIEN PLANTS - False Indigo Bush
    - 22-04-2020
    GET TO KNOW THE INVASIVE ALIEN PLANTS  - False Indigo Bush

    False Indigo Bush (Amorph fruticosa) grows as a glandular, thornless shrub that can reach 4 to 5 meters in height and spread to twice that in width. It originates from the central and eastern parts of North America where it grows in rare...

  • Sava TIES - 5th Steering Committee Meeting & 3rd Regional Online Workshop
    - 10-04-2020
    5th Steering Committee Meeting & 3rd Regional Online Workshop

    Despite the global pandemic caused by the coronavirus, about 20 members of the SavaParks Network, from 13 different institutions and 5 countries, held a regional workshop and a meeting of all Network members using the virtual platform. In...

  • Sava TIES - Lectures on invasive species held in primary schools
    - 25-03-2020
    Lectures on invasive species held in primary schools

    Within the Sava TIES project lectures on invasive alien species were held in primary schools “Filip Višnjić” in Jamena and Morović (Srijem) during February 2020. During Biology classes, students were introduced to invasive alien species and...

  • Sava TIES - Workshop on invasive plant species held in Sarajevo
    - 11-03-2020
    Workshop on invasive plant species held in Sarajevo

    In the facilities of the Natural – Mathematic Faculty of the Sarajevo University, on February 18, 2020 was held first workshop within the project “Determining the presence and mapping of the distribution of invasive species in the protected areas...

  • Sava TIES - World Wetlands Day Celebration 2020
    - 12-02-2020
    World Wetlands Day Celebration 2020

    Educational events were held in Elementary School Sveta Nedelja and A.G. Matos High School in Samobor on 7 and 27 February 2020, marking the World Wetlands Day. The aim of these events was to raise awareness about the importance of preservation...

  • Sava TIES - Stop the spreading of the Heracleum mantegazzianum!
    - 10-01-2020
    Stop the spreading of the Heracleum mantegazzianum!

    Giant hogweed (H.  mantegazzianum) is one of the most aggressive invasive plant species in Europe and North America. It has spread rapidly in many European countries after introduction as an ornamental plant from its native area in Caucasus. The...

  • Sava TIES - Happy holidays
    - 24-12-2019
    Happy holidays

    Dear reader, We wish you Merry Christmas & Happy New Year without invasive species in our impressive Sava River Basin! Your Sava TIES team

  • Sava TIES - 9th SavaParks network meeting and a visit to the source of Sava
    - 29-11-2019
    9th SavaParks network meeting and a visit to the source of Sava

    The SavaParks members met in the Triglav National Park, Slovenia, for their 9th SavaParks network meeting. Triglav National Park is named after and surrounds the highest mountain of Slovenia, Triglav mountain (2864m). Here you can find one of the...

  • Sava TIES - GET TO KNOW THE INVASIVE ALIEN PLANTS - Canadian and Giant Goldenrod
    - 21-11-2019
    GET TO KNOW THE INVASIVE ALIEN PLANTS  - Canadian and Giant Goldenrod

    If you take a stroll through the Ljubljana Marsh at the end of summer, you cannot miss the tall plant with bright yellow inflorescences overgrowing abandoned meadows and fields as well as unmown areas by the roads and ditches. It is Goldenrod!...

  • Sava TIES - Fighting Invasive Alien Species in Sava River Basin
    - 21-10-2019
    Fighting Invasive Alien Species in Sava River Basin

    Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina: #SavaTIES project partners have gathered from 16 until 19 October 2019 in Bihać to discuss ongoing project activities and the SavaParks Network future. Participants have presented pilot implementation actions they...

  • Sava TIES - Save the date for the 2nd Sava TIES Regional Workshop
    - 14-10-2019
    Save the date for the 2nd Sava TIES Regional Workshop

    2nd Sava TIES Regional Workshop will be organized in National Park UNA on 17 October 2019.  Sava TIES project partners and cross-sectoral stakeholders from four Sava River Basin countries will gather to talk about the negative impact of...

  • Sava TIES - As the autumn approaches, invasive plant species are being removed!
    - 30-09-2019
    As the autumn approaches, invasive plant species are being removed!

    As invasive alien species, being one of the greatest threats to biodiversity, cause major environmental, economic and health problems, the Sava TIES project is focused on finding successful methods of removing invasive plant species in the Sava...

  • Sava TIES - How to remove invasive species?
    - 19-09-2019
    How to remove invasive species?

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  • Sava TIES - Making of the Sava TIES promotional movie
    - 05-09-2019
    Making of the Sava TIES promotional movie

    Filming of the Sava TIES promotional movie started at the end of August. First scenes were filmed in the National Park Una (Bosnia and Hrezegovina), Odransko field (Croatia) and Special Nature Reserve Zasavica (Serbia). “Šafarek production”,...

  • Sava TIES - Awareness raising activities and international camp on Obedska bara
    - 27-08-2019
    Awareness raising activities and international camp on Obedska bara

    The locality “Mouth of the Revenica river” at the Obedska Bara was the venue for the Sava TIES activities on Thursday, 22 August 2019, aiming to raise awareness of invasive species management. This was a good opportunity to pay attention to the...

  • Sava TIES - Pilot measures implementation started
    - 08-08-2019
    Pilot measures implementation started

    It is summer season and in Ljubljansko barje Nature park, Slovenia implementation of measures aiming to eradicate three invasive alien plant species (IAS) at our pilot plots is in full swing!  However, not all of our activities are related...

  • Sava TIES - Voice of Tišina spreads far - presentation of Sava TIES project activities and nature protection
    - 26-07-2019
    Voice of Tišina spreads far - presentation of Sava TIES project activities and nature protection

    The Sava TIES project was presented in the premises of the Centre for culture ''Šamac'' on 23 July 2019 in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Interested public had the chance to learn more about the values ​​of this soon officially protected area; the...

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