Migratory Birds for People

CIOMA – Centro de Informação, Observação e Monitorização de Aves – Lobito

By Connor Walsh / 16th October 2023

About Name of organisation Organization name ADAMA Funding support None Number of staff 8 Number of visitors per year 10.950 (Projection as the centre is not yet a year old) Overall aims of the centre Conserve waterbirds in the Lobito lagoons through sustainable participatory management of their habitat, produce and disseminate information about birdlife and…

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WABSA Abuko nature Reserve

By Connor Walsh / 16th June 2023

About Name of organisation West African Bird Study Association WABSA Funding support GEF/MAVA/Birdlife InternationalGambia Govermen EU,ABC,PRCM Number of staff 6 Number of visitors per year 100 Overall aims of the centre Kartong bird sanctuary is importand bird areas whichh host lot of migratory bird for rooting and feeding Description of the centre West African Bird…

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Dakar Téchnopole

By Chris Rostron / 10th February 2023

About Name of organisation Nature-Communities-Development Funding support Multilateral Number of staff 8 Number of visitors per year 300 Overall aims of the centre To increase visitor capacity Description of the centre Urban wetland Top Work Areas Main CEPA work area Bird watching, ecological tours Top three successes Guided tours Top three challenges Environmental advocacy Top…

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Ghar el Melh

By Chris Rostron / 9th June 2022

About Name of organisation WWF North Africa Funding support Foundations Number of staff 1 Overall aims of the centre Promotion of the values of wetlands in particular the Ghar el Melh lagoon complex. Description of the centre Ghar el Melah was declared a Wetland of International Importance (Ramsar site) in 2007, while the city of…

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Chami, Banc D’Arguin

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 3rd August 2021

About Name of organisation Banc d’Arguin National Park, public administrative body Funding support RIM, FIBA, EU, GIZ, BaCoMaB, OAPN, France. Number of staff 105 Number of visitors per year 1500 Overall aims of the centre Environmental information and education centre Description of the centre The Banc National Park is located on both sides of the…

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Bijagos, Guinea-Bissau

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 12th July 2021
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Centro de Visitantes “Las Salinas”, Murcia, Spain

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 23rd April 2021

About Name of organisation Regional Park Salinas y Arenales de San Pedro del Pinatar Funding support Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia European Funds Number of staff 6 (Information Service and ENP management team) Number of visitors per year 14,000 Overall aims of the centre To develop a visitor service offering accurate and up-to-date…

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TOCC Reserve

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 17th March 2021

About Name of organisation TOCC TOCC Community Nature Reserve (RNC TOCC TOCC) Funding support None Number of staff 10 people including 2 women Number of visitors per year 150 of which 80% are young school children from the area Overall aims of the centre To raise awareness of biodiversity conservation, particularly of migratory birds Description…

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Diawling National Park

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 5th March 2021

About Name of organisation Diawling National Park Funding support Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development / Bilateral cooperation / Foundations / BACoMaB Trust Fund Number of staff 43 Number of visitors per year 2000 Overall aims of the centre Restoration, monitoring and conservation of habitats and species Description of the centre 16,000 ha, an…

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Biesbosch Bezoekerscentrum

By Connor Walsh / 29th January 2021

About Name of organisation State Forest Service Number of staff 2 Number of visitors per year 40,000 Overall aims of the centre Awareness from visitors for freshwater tidal areas and for the Biesbosch National Park in particular. Description of the centre Size of site, types of habitats and species supported, activities run, exhibits, numbers of…

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