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Randsfjordmuseet

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Randsfjordmuseet Funding support State/county/municipal Number of staff 19 Number of visitors per year 26,000 Overall aims of the centre Conservation and communication of the cultural and natural history in our region Description of the centre Randsfjordmuseet consists of 4 museums with considerable distance between them. In the mountains is Kittilbu Utmarksmuseum…

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WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

By Chris / 7th March 2018

  About 550 acres, reedbed, marsh, wet meadow, carr, wet woodland, dry reedbed, formal grounds. Open all year, with full programme of education and events for schools and the public. 9 birdwatching hides. 170,000 visitors per year. Site located between Ormskirk and Preston in West Lancashire. Funding support: Various Number of staff: 20 full time,…

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Urdaibai Bird Centre

By Chris / 7th March 2018

  About Aranzadi Society of Sciences Funding support: Regional Government of Biscay, Kutxabank Number of staff: 10 Number of visitors per year: 20,000 Overall aims of the centre Urdaibai Bird Centre wants to achieve a deeper knowledge of the birds and their habitats in Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve, for establishing tools for the protection and the…

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

By Chris / 4th March 2018

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 centre Contribute to the Protection of wild birds Implement habitat management measures which are appropriate to…

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Dokka Delta Wetlands Centre

By Chris / 4th March 2018

  About Norwegian Ramsar Information Centre Management and funding The project is run by a board consisting of regional politicians and administrators. The aim of the project is to establish a Wetland Centre on the banks of Randsfjorden, Norway’s fourth biggest lake. The Centre will be very close to the Dokka Delta, a Ramsar site.…

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