Black sea-Mediterranean flyway

Polistovsky Reserve Visitor Center

By James Cutler / 23rd April 2021

About Name of organisation Visit Centre of the Polistovsky Nature Reserve Funding support Budgetary Number of staff 5 Number of visitors per year 600+ / year Overall aims of the centre Ecological education of the population, first of all, about the role of wetlands Description of the centre The territory of the Polistovsky Reserve includes…

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Local de l’ATPNE Korba

By James Cutler / 5th March 2021

Name of organisation Tunisian Association for the Protection of Nature and the Environment, Korba Funding support FDF CEPF Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year 100 Overall aims of the centre Environmental education at the Korba lagoon Description of the centre The lagoon is 12km long and covers around 450ha, of which half…

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Supii Lake

Supii Lake Wildlife Centre

By Chris Rostron / 5th November 2020

About Supii Lake Wetland Centre Organistion name: Save and Explore Funding support: None Number of staff: 2 Number of visitors per year: None yet Overall aim of the centre Save and explore the wildlife of the Supii wetland. Create quality media content about wildlife. To popularize the wildlife of Ukraine in the world and strengthen…

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Molli Haoussa Community Ecotourism camp

By Chris / 3rd May 2019
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Nizip-Karkamış Flood Plain Wetland – Turkey

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Karkamiş Flood Plain Wetland Funding support Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality / Park Garden and Green Areas Department Number of staff   Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre Our wetland project will be the first and unique in our region. That’s big reason for us,we would like to…

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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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Ecofund “Live Planet”, Russia

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Khakass Regional Public Ecological Fund “Live Planet” Funding support Ecofund “Live Planet” is funded by a combination of grants, financing from regional government, education and excursion activities and donations from the Friends of the Fund. Number of staff 4 staff and volunteers from the local residents. Overall aims of the centre…

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Armash Bird Count

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation TSE – Towards Sustainable Ecosyctems NGO Funding support Through grants and birdwatching Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year 300 Overall aims of the centre Conservation of unique diversity of Birds in Armash ponds. Description of the centre – 4,250 ha; – Brakish water wetlands, carp-farming ponds, extensive reedbeds,…

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A moose in water up to its haunches, in a green landscape

Yauza Wetland Centre (Losiny Ostrov)

By Chris / 7th March 2018

  About Federal State Institution National Park “Losiny Ostrov” Funding support: Federal budget, Russian Program Wetland International, other funding Number of staff: 3 Number of visitors per year: Visitors to the area, up 3000 per day; visitors t0 the ecocentre about 1600 in a year Overall aims of the centre Research, management and conservation 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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