SaveGREEN Safeguarding the functionality of transnationally important ecological corridors in the Danube basin

  • SaveGREEN - Monitoring lynx in the Beskydy Mountains
    - 28-05-2021
    Monitoring lynx in the Beskydy Mountains

    HOPING TO MAP IMPORTANT WILDLIFE corridors used by large carnivores and other animals, researchers from Mendel University in Brno have been fitting satellite tracking collars to five male lynx during the past year. The aim is simple, yet crucial:...

  • SaveGREEN - World Biodiversity Day!
    - 25-05-2021
    World Biodiversity Day!

    On Saturday, 22 May, SaveGREEN joined millions of people around the world in celebration of World Biodiversity Day, this year under the slogan “We’re part of the solution #ForNature”. This year’s Biodiversity Day is particularly important as the...

  • SaveGREEN - A Global Strategy for Sustainable Transport and other Linear Infrastructure
    - 12-04-2021
    A Global Strategy for Sustainable Transport and other Linear Infrastructure

    Roads, railways, power-lines and other linear infrastructures are global major threats to biodiversity. Yet, they are also essential to meet the demands of growing populations. Urgent decisions and targeted actions are needed to ensure that the...

  • SaveGREEN - Funding Green Infrastructure (at all costs)
    - 26-02-2021
    Funding Green Infrastructure (at all costs)

    With ecological corridors in the Danube region currently threatened by the lack of proper planning of economic development activities, the need to fund interventions in line with the standards of green infrastructure is critical. Thus, the...

  • SaveGREEN - Paving the Network: IENE International Conference
    - 26-01-2021
    Paving the Network: IENE International Conference

    The SaveGREEN project team had a forward-looking 2021 launch by participating in the IENE International Conference “LIFE LINES – Linear Infrastructure Networks with Ecological Solutions.” After 25 years of existence, it was the first virtual...

  • SaveGREEN - The call of the wild
    - 17-12-2020
    The call of the wild

    What could be a better evidence of a nature conservation project's success, than having their non-human target groups (in our case the large carnivores like the Brown bear, and the Grey wolf) resettled to a protected area?  Well, SaveGREEN's...

  • SaveGREEN - Joint Strategic Action Plan 2021 – 2026 for the Implementation of the Protocol on Sustainable Transport adopted by the Parties of the Carpathian Convention
    - 01-12-2020
    Joint Strategic Action Plan 2021 – 2026 for the Implementation of the Protocol on Sustainable Transport adopted by the Parties of the Carpathian Convention

    The Sixth Conference of the Parties to the Convention for the Protection and Sustainable Development of the Carpathian Mountains met on 25 November 2020 -- for the first time online. The Parties to the Carpathian Convention adopted a number...

  • SaveGREEN - Building Bridges
    - 30-11-2020
    Building Bridges

    Aiming to introduce its preliminary work on the planning of a green bridge installation in the Novohrad-Nógrád Slovak-Hungarian cross-border pilot area, SaveGREEN’s Associated Strategic Partner, the Slovak National Motorway Company, took part in...

  • SaveGREEN - Back on the rails
    - 30-11-2020
    Back on the rails

    Leaders of the SaveGREEN and rEvERsE projects, WWF-CEE and the International Union of Railways (UIC), respectively, laid the rail tracks of cooperation for the maintenance of ecological corridors and wildlife protection.   Straight to the...

  • SaveGREEN - Magyar cooperation is on the way!
    - 27-11-2020
    Magyar cooperation is on the way!

    As the Hungarian focal point of the SaveGREEN project, CEEweb organised the first online local cross-sectoral stakeholder Working Group (WG) meeting on 15 October 2020. The meeting marked the beginning of the project implementation for the...

  • SaveGREEN - Debutante
    - 27-11-2020
    Debutante

    The SaveGREEN project has had a non-stop commencement of activities, having said “present” in a series of professional events to introduce its objectives and synergies with projects and initiatives all over. Between the months of October and...

  • SaveGREEN - A YOUNG LYNX FROM THE BESKYDY MOUNTAINS KILLED BY CAR IN HOSTÝN HILLS
    - 20-10-2020
    A YOUNG LYNX FROM THE BESKYDY MOUNTAINS KILLED BY CAR IN HOSTÝN HILLS

    In the evening hours right after the first day of the SaveGREEN Kick-off Meeting, on Tuesday, 8 September 2020, a lynx got hit by a car near the village of Chvalčov in Hostýn Hills (Eastern Moravia) in one of the SaveGREEN pilot area. According...

  • SaveGREEN - Preceding Project of SaveGREEN, TRANSGREEN Wins European Commission Natura 2000 Award
    - 16-10-2020
    Preceding Project of SaveGREEN, TRANSGREEN Wins European Commission Natura 2000 Award

    The European Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries Virginijus Sinkevičius has announced the six winners of the Natura 2000 Awards for 2020  on the 15th of October - including projects from Finland, France, Belgium, Spain,...

  • SaveGREEN - Kick-Off Event: Paving the Road towards Eco-Connectivity
    - 09-10-2020
    Kick-Off Event: Paving the Road towards Eco-Connectivity

    Balance, how nature works, how it endures, and how it prevails. Pollinators, plants, herbivores, carnivores: all are interconnected, need each other, keep each other in check. Rupture of that natural balance is not great news. Ecological...

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