Celebrating the International Day for Biological Diversity


The International Day for Biological Diversity is 22nd May and this year’s theme is Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism. Biodiversity provides the essential foundations for our very existence, livelihoods, and prosperity. It provides us with clean water, air, soil, food, medicine, and resources for jobs and growth. It underpins global tourism – one of the world’s fastest growing industries with tremendous potential for contributing to sustainable, inclusive, and equitable development. Biodiversity enriches our lives and culture with its many...

21st May is European Natura 2000 day


Today, 21st May, we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the EU LIFE Program and the adoption of the Habitats Directive and Natura 2000 Network. Since May 21st, 1992, they have all contributed to the preservation of our European nature heritage. The LIFE programme is the EU’s funding instrument for the environment and climate action. The general objective of LIFE is to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental and climate policy and legislation by co-financing projects with European added value.  Since now LIFE has...

Working meeting of The Eagle’s Forests Project


A meeting of the management and implementation team of  The Eagle’s Forests Project was held today in the Executive Forest Agency. The meeting reviewed the progress of the project. It was about the forthcoming inventory of the SF - Krumovgrad, the international conference dedicated to the small spotted eagle in Burgas in October, the development of the Forestry measures of the Rural Development Program. The date 18 June was set for public discussion on the Action plan for the conservation of the Little Spotted Eagle.

International Day of Migratory birds 2017: "Their future is our future - a healthy environment for birds and humans"


The International Day of Migratory Birds is celebrated on 10th May. The theme of all the events that are organized in dozens of countries around the world this year is: "Their future is our future" in the context of "Sustainable development for the wild world and people." The International Day of Migratory Birds 2017 highlights the interrelationship between humans and nature and between human beings and migratory birds, sharing the same planet and the same limited resources. The campaign aims to draw public attention to the need for sustainable management of natural...