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New Report: Record-breaking year for dam removals in Europe in 2021

A report released by Dam Removal Europe, of which Wetlands International – European Association is a partner, found that at least 239 barriers were removed in […]

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European waterfowl researchers condemn decision of Andalusian regional parliament regarding Doñana National Park

Doñana National Park supports thousands of breeding birds, millions of migratory ones and more wintering waterfowl than any other site in Europe. All these birds […]

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30 NGOs urge European Parliament to protect Doñana National Park wetlands

30 European environmental NGOs call on the European Parliament to take action against the threats to Doñana National Park’s wetlands in Spain. Illegal water extraction […]

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Expressing support for our Belarusian member upon being shut down by the government

On 18 March the Supreme Court of Belarus forced our member BirdLife Belarus/APB to cease operations and liquidated the organisation. We are deeply saddened by […]

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The European Commission must put the Nature Restoration Law back on track

Today the European Commission postponed the announcement of the EU Nature Restoration Law proposal without setting a new date for publication. We call on the […]

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First-ever European Dam Removal Award

We’re celebrating the most innovative and inspiring barrier removals of 2021 on European rivers with a new award that includes a cash prize of 10,000 […]

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Call for Freshwater Short Films

Have you made or are you making a short film that takes place in a stream, river, wetland or lake and promotes the importance of […]

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Event on GROUNDWATER: Making the invisible visible

Registrations are open for the MEP Water Group event on Groundwater, 25 March 2022. This will relate to this year’s theme for World Water Day; […]

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MAVA Partnership Steering Committee Meeting

From 9th to 11th February, WWF Adria hosted in Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina the Steering Committee meeting under the M1/M2 Partnership on ensuring integrated river […]

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International Seminar on scaling up dam removal as river restoration in Europe

Join us to accelerate dam removals in Europe by attending Connected Rivers – an international seminar on scaling up dam removal as a river restoration […]