We protect the forests and the eagles of Bulgaria

About the project

The objective of the LIFE for Eagle’s Habitats project is the long-term preservation of the Lesser Spotted Eagle population by securing the protection and sustainable management of the species’ nesting and foraging habitats, as well as the creation of new ones. The project will be implemented on the territory of twenty Special Protection Areas of the Natura 2000 network in Eastern Bulgaria.

News

The maintenance of the new forest belts in Dobrudzha has started

The maintenance of the new forest belts in Dobrudzha has started

In June, the first activities on maintenance of saplings of the forest shelter belts has began on the territory of the Northeast State Company – Shumen within the project "Life for Eagles’ habitats". “The mechanical cleaning of the row-spacings in the belts was done...

Children from Burgas played and learned about wild animals

Children from Burgas played and learned about wild animals

Children from 3rd and 4th classes of the Burgas primary schools "Georgi Benkovski" and "Elin Pelin" participated in lessons on forest pedagogy. In the period 02-04 June 2021, four educational campaigns were held, in which 80 pupils took part. The lessons were taken...

Lesser Spotted Eagle

The Lesser Spotted Eagle is migratory-breeding and migratory species in Bulgaria. In the past it was a common bird in the country but in the period 1950 – 1980 its numbers show an uninterrupted decrease. At present nearly 50% of its population (600 breeding pairs) is concentrated in the Eastern Rhodope Mountain, Sakar Mountain, Derventski Vazvishenia Hills and Strandzha Mountain. There are scattered records from Dobrudzha Plain, Danubian Plain, Thracian Plain, the Western Rhodope Mountain, Sredna Gora, Vitosha, Plana mountains, etc.

Activities

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Scientific research

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Conservation

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Monitoring

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Communication

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Education

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Workshops

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