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A Quick Scan of Peatlands in Central and Eastern Europe

A Quick Scan of Peatlands in Central and Eastern Europe reviews the status, conservation and use of peatlands in the countries participating in the BBI-Matra Programme (Belarus, Russian Federation, […]

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Wings Over Wetlands

Short project trailer and overview on the Wings Over Wetlands Project.

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Peatland Alert: peatland loss fuels climate change

Short movie in which NGO Wetlands International alerts that the destruction of the world’s peatlands leads to huge CO2 emissions and that it is therefore […]

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Analyses of Mute Swans in Europe and H5N1

Mute swans were victim of the 2005 – 2006 outbreaks of Avian Infuenza, H5N1 in Europe. The outbreaks started around the Caspian and Black Sea. In late […]

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A preliminary assessment of the Derogation Report from Malta regarding spring hunting of Common Quail Coturnix coturnix and European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur

In November 2005, Malta applied for a derogation under Article 9 of the EC Birds Directive, which would allow the hunting in Malta of two […]

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Strategy and Action Plan for Mire and Peatland Conservation in Central Europe

The Central European Peatland Project (CEPP) involved 8 countries in the Baltic-Black Sea corridor: Belarus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Poland, and Ukraine. The […]

Status Overview and Recommendations for Conservation of the White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala in Central Asia

Summary Status Overview and Recommendations for Conservation of the White-Headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala in Central Asia The White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala is the only stifftail […]

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GRoWI – Review of wetlands in Western Europe

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GRoWI – Review of wetlands of Eastern Europe

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Lake Hornborga, Sweden – the return of a bird lake

This publication, compiled by the lead organisors of the restoration, chronicles the entire restoration process, from the original objectives, through the planning and feasibility studies […]