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Workshop for school children within DRAVA LIFE project

Legrad – First DRAVA LIFE project workshop for pupils from 5th and 6th grade of Legrad primary school was held on 30th May 2018 in the Sport Fishing center “Smuđ“ in Legrad, organized by project partner Green Osijek. Ivan Damjanović  from NGO Green Osijek talked about the protection of rivers and Branka Španiček  from WWF […]

DRAVA LIFE project presented at LIFE Info Day in Zagreb

Zagreb – LIFE Info Day was organized by the Ministry of Environment and Energy on 7th of  May 2018 in order to inform about the ongoing LIFE projects in Croatia. All participants and potential applicants were introduced to the new model of LIFE applications in 2018. The representatives of EU LIFE program shared their experience […]

Partners introduced results of the completed project activities

First DRAVA LIFE project press conference was held in the Congress Hall of Park Boutique Hotel in Varaždin in order to present the completed project activities and announce the upcoming plans for the next period. The Drava river is part of the future transboundary Biosphere Reserve Mura-Drava-Danube, and has a great potential for revitalization and […]

DRAVA LIFE workshop for elaboration of visitor guidance plan

Within the Drava LIFE project WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) organized a two-day workshop and field trip in Noskovačka Dubrava, Croatia.The workshop was second in a row of three planned to elaborate a Visitor Guidance Plan for the project area involving four Natura 2000 protected areas in Croatia, that will integrate into the five-country […]

2018 – Year of the Tern

Zagreb, Croatia – Non-governmental organizations WWF Adria and Biom proclaimed 2018 as Year of the Tern. Both organizations, WWF and Biom, will carry out separate project activities in parallel throughout the year to protect terns and raise awareness on the importance of preserving their habitats along the Drava river. Activities within the DRAVA LIFE project WWF […]

Field visit of locations C.6 and C.7

Noskovacka Dubrava, Croatia – In order to develop detailed plans for the restoration of the locations C.6 Miholjački Martinci and C.7. Podravska Moslavina, DRAVA LIFE partners together with representatives of the Ministry of Environment and Energetics of Republic of Croatia and planners visited two above mentioned river restoration locations in Virovitica-Podravina and Osijek-Baranja County on 28th of […]

Drava LIFE workshops and excursion in Nature Park Kopački Rit

Kopački Rit, Croatia – Within the Drava LIFE project WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) organized three days of workshops from November 6-8 with an excursion into the Nature park Kopački Rit. Experts from the nature conservation and tourism sector, the Departments of nature protection of the Public Institutions of the counties along Drava, the […]