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. “Šafarek production”, engaged filming company, visited project pilot areaa and filmed the activities of removing the Japanese Knotweed. At that time, first cycle of exterminating the Japanese knotweed (Reynoutria x bohemica) – species that threatens ecosystems in the National Park and its contact zones, took place. It was done using both mechanical and chemical methods. This was the propriate time to film the natural beauty of the Una river and struggling against the beast - invasive alien plant Japanese knotweed.
The movie will promote natural and cultural values of the Sava River Basin and protected areas involved in the project. It will certainly be helpful in future promotion of the Sava TIES project and network of protected areas along the river Sava - Sava Parks Network.
News in national languages:
Croatia - Green Ring or Lonjsko Polje Nature Park Public Institution
Slovenia - Public Institution Ljubljansko barje Nature Park
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Center for Environment or Public Company National Park "Una"
Serbia - Institute for Nature Conservation of Vojvodina Province or Nature Conservation Movement Sremska Mitrovica or Public Enterprise „Vojvodinašume“
Germany - EuroNatur