Portugal

Aerial image of Rias

RIAS/ALDEIA

By Connor Walsh / 6th July 2023

About Name of organisation Centro de Recuperação e Investigação de Animais Selvagens Funding support ANA Aeroporto-Faro, Fundo Ambiental Number of staff 7, plus volunteers (minimum 15 per year) Number of visitors per year 1,500 – 2,000 Overall aims of the centre – Receive and recover injured/sick wild animals and release back to nature – Scientific…

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National Centre for Environmental Education & Nature Conservation, Interpretation Centre of the Santo André and Sancha lagoons

By Connor Walsh / 16th December 2022

About Name of organisation Institute of Nature Conservation and Forests, I.P. Funding support State Budget Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year 300 Overall aims of the centre To promote the dissemination of information about the national natural heritage, particularly the wetlands, as well as providing a place to increase environmental education on…

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EVOA – Espaço de Visitação e Observação de aves/ Tagus Estuary Birdwatching and Conservation Area

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 4th March 2018

A Star Wetland Centre! Recognised in 2022 as a Star Wetland Visitor Centre. Find out more. About Name of organisation Companhia das Lezírias, S.A. Funding support Companhia das Lezírias, S.A.; Brisa – Auto-estradas de Portugal; EU Funds Number of staff 5 Number of visitors per year 20,000 (predicted as of 2013) Overall aims of the…

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