Bulgaria

aerial view of land and water

Ecopark for biodiversity and alternative tourism “Vaya”, Bulgaria

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Via Pontica Foundation Funding support Self supported Number of staff 4 Number of visitors per year Only opened 2018 Overall aims of the centre To protect the biodiversity and wetlands in the region and to promote sustainable tourism activities Description of the centre The site is located on the shore of…

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Pomorie Lake Visitor Centre

By Chris / 6th March 2018

  About Pomorie Lake is a hyper-saline lagoon with a total area of 760 ha. Part of it is saltpans and medicinal mud is extracted too. Habitats found here include Coastal lagoons, Pannonic salt steppes and salt marshes, Embryonic shifting dunes and Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria (white dunes). Funding support: Project…

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Green Training Centre, Shabla

By Chris / 4th March 2018

  About Shabla Municipality Funding support: Grant from Norway through the Norwegian coorporation program for economic growth and sustainable development in Bulgaria and Shabla Municipality Number of staff: 7 Overall aims of the centre Preserving the natural and historical heritage of Shabla municipality through raising awareness and improving the knowledge about sustainable development. We improve…

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