Businesses in the touristic city of Saranda showed today an amazing support to our cause against the illegal killing of wildlife in Albania for taxidermy purposes. The citizens of Saranda, upon learning about the impact that this phenomenon has in the wildlife and touristic image of the country decided to remove the stuffed animals from…Details
Killing of wildlife for taxidermy purposes continues to remain an widely spread phenomenon in Albania. This has had a considerable impact in the population of different species, particularly the ones being rare and protected. PPNEA has initiated an awareness raising campaign against this illegal activity. The first one to show a great example of awareness…Details
These last days of October, researchers of PPNEA have meet with different shepherds and breeders in the area of Drino valley and Zagoria, in Gjirokastra region – Southern Albania. The aim was to learn more about the threats for the Egyptian vulture in Albania, this species which is severely facing extinction with only 6 last…Details
PPNEA with the help of CEPF organised the National Workshop on Ecosystem Profile Update for Albania. Environmental experts gave valuable feedback on the new proposed Key Biodiversity Areas within the country, as well as species information and threats facing conservation
PPNEA it was invited at the conference “Promotion of Sustainable Development in Protected Areas”, to present its experience during the implementation of the sustainable tourism project “Lands of Eagles and Castles”. This activity it was organized by NAPA in Shiroke, Shkoder during Tourism Promotion Week.
“The Field Guide on Birds of Albania”, has been promoted also in the well-known rubric “Vitrina e Librit” – “Book Showcase” broadcasted in Top-Channel TV. The publication of this book, is an important achievement, for the commitment of PPNEA, to increase knowledge, conservation and watching of birds in Albania. But this is simply, just the…Details
National TV “Top-Channel”, through its morning show “Wake up” pays attention to the “Field Guide of Albanian Birds” published recently by PPNEA.
It has been finalized the marking of the two first eco-tourism trails in Butrint National Park. Now, the visitors of the area, may hike on these trails, discovering the untouched nature, species diversity and wonderful landscapes such as on these photos. This activity has been realized by PPNEA, under the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) founded project…Details
The young nature lovers of Butrint, despite development of many awareness raising and education activities for nature conservation, piloting recycling of plastic, planting trees, organizing artistic event for nature promotion etc, now have also their own magazine, entitled “Nature Lovers of Butrint”. The aim of this magazine is to promote the high nature values of…Details