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 Contribution to the management of incidences of disease outbreaks in waterbirds in the Prespa National Park

18 Jul 2018

Contribution to the management of incidences of disease outbreaks in waterbirds in the Prespa National Park

The creation of the material of the A5 action was completed with the production of three printed materials

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Arrival-Departure

27 Jun 2018

Arrival-Departure

Pygmy cormorants nest in mixed colonies together with heron species, such as great white egrets, little egrets and glossy ibis, as well as grey, squacco, night and purple herons.

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The sluice of Koula opened

11 May 2018

The sluice of Koula opened

On the 10th of May, the sluice of Koula opened, following the decisions of the 11th meeting of the WMC. The water level of Lesser Prespa reached a sufficient level and has already flooded many wet meadows, 

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Pilot vegetation cutting in the mouth of Lefkonas

11 Apr 2018

Pilot vegetation cutting in the mouth of Lefkonas

The pilot vegetation cutting in the mouth of Lefkonas stream was completed, giving useful feedback on the effectiveness of the 

 

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The 11th meeting of the Wetland management Committee (WMC)

10 Apr 2018

The 11th meeting of the Wetland management Committee (WMC)

The annual meeting of the Wetland management Committee (WMC) was held on the 29th of March. This meeting was exceptionally important because 

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Higher water levels of the Lake

30 Mar 2018

Higher water levels of the Lake

Spring is here, in Lake Lesser Prespa, where the wet meadows are flooding and a large number of birds gather to feed. 

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First meeting of the Transboundary Wetland Management Committee

28 Mar 2018

First meeting of the Transboundary Wetland Management Committee

Yesterday, the first meeting of the Transboundary Wetland Management Committee took place at the Society for the Protection of Prespa, in Laimos.

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Climate change in the wetland. Data from our drone

28 Feb 2018

Climate change in the wetland. Data from our drone

The influence of climate change is strongly affecting the wetlands, as important bird species are abandoning their nests. The most important reason for this is the shrinking size of their feeding grounds, which is directly related to lower levels of water in the lake.

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The otter (Lutra lutra) at the reedbeds of Lesser Prespa

27 Feb 2018

The otter (Lutra lutra) at the reedbeds of Lesser Prespa

As part of the project’s preparatory actions, a number of studies have been carried out on various flora and fauna species, the results of which will feed into plans for the management of the reedbeds.

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The Adventures of Katerina!

31 Jan 2018

The Adventures of Katerina!

Katerina is one of the Dalmatian pelicans that were ringed and had a transmitter placed on them, in the summer of 2013. During the same year we placed a total of 7 transmitters on pelicans.

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