Dalmatian Pelicans could land on your desktop in January

Two Dalmatian Pelicans could land on the desktop of your computer in January. This is possible only if you choose the untraditional calendar for 2014 offered by the project “Life for the Bourgas Lakes”, implemented by Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds.

Even the bus stops help to protect Bourgas as town of lakes

The bus stops in Bourgas help to protect the town of lakes. They are decorated with images of Eurasian Spoonbills, Pied Avocets, Black-winged stilts, Ferruginous ducks and many other winged inhabitants of the lakes as well as impressive sceneries form Vaya, Atanassovsko Lake and protected area “Poda”.

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The project is supported by the financial instrument of the EU LIFE+ Nature and Biodiversity.
Project objectives: Ensure long term conservation of the protected areas from the ecological network Natura 2000 – “Mandra-Poda”, “Atanassovsko” and “Vaya” lakes which are important for the survival of priority bird species – Dalmatian Pelican, Pygmy Cormorant, Bittern, White-headed Duck and Ferruginous Duck.
Maintain and enhance feeding, breeding and roosting habitats for priority bird species.
Reduce the impact of direct and indirect threats on priority bird species.
Enhance public understanding of and support for the conservation of priority bird species, their habitats and the wider Natura 2000 sites that are crucial for their long-term protection
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