Thanks to the CEPF founded project “Land of Eagles and Castles”, PPNEA continues to place touristic and environmental information road panels, along the coastal Key Biodiversity Areas in Albania. These are the panels for Vlora bay-Karaburun high nature value area.
Along the last years, caves have been one of the most threatened and destroyed habitats in Albania. Many caves (particularly the most well-known) in the country have been subject to abuse, such as removal of stalactites for decoration purposes etc, and recently there is an increase of interest for visiting and exploring caves by tourists,…Details
Calendars for the New Year 2016 are ready to be distributed in the three KBAs under the CEPF founded project “Land of Eagles and Castles”. We wish that the New Year 2016, brings a relief for nature in Albania, and starts a regeneration period after many years of destruction and mismanagement.
New informative and touristic infrastructure has been provided for Butrint National Park, within the CEPF founded project “Land of Eagles and Castles”. Informative tables are placed in all the main entrances of the National Park, and one bird watching tour is built. This infrastructure serves to local community, through providing information about the existence, values…Details
Due to the high interest in the pilot bird identification training held in May 2015 in Albania, in December 4-7th a second course on this topic was organized by PPNEA and the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) / BirdLife Bulgaria. The event was held in Divjaka-Karavasta National Park and implemented in the…Details
From Location to Destination. On December 4th, PPNEA and Bulgarian Society for Protection of Birds (BSPB) –Birdlife Bulgaria, organized a workshop for development of tourism brands for the three KBAs on the focus of the CEPF founded project “Land of Eagles and Castles”. This workshop has been developed under the expertize of one of the…Details
Effective Nature Conservation, demands implementation of well designed actions and policies based on solid knowledge and data. In Albania, at least along the last 25 years has always existed a considerable gap on the data availability, causing though a delayed identification of threats, non implementation of monitoring programs, and a delayed intervention. Without good quality…Details
Travel Magazine Albania, dedicates the autumn 2015 issue to the National Park of Butrinti, revealing particular touristic values of the area that have almost never been promoted before by tourism operators in the country. Butrinti is well-known widely at international level for its rare archaeological values and waits every year more than 140 thousand tourists…Details
Recently is published an investment plan for the extraction of hydrocarbons in the area of the “Protected Landscape Vjose-Narte”, proclaimed as such in year 2004. This area holds high landscape values, is rich on natural biodiversity and it is estimated to be the second most important place for wintering of birds in Albania. In the…Details