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LIFE Slovenia information workshop

LIFE Slovenia information workshop


Posted on May 25, 2018

LIFE Slovenia held an information workshop for applicants for LIFE funding in Ljubljana, Slovenia. They presented the latest news about LIFE 2018 call for applications and its changes in the themes Nature, Environment and Climate change. Project coordinator Rok Černe from Slovenia Forest Service presented his experience with application of LIFE DINALP BEAR and LIFE Lynx projects, which are both international projects with large number...

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Rescue of the lynx Martin

Rescue of the lynx Martin


Posted on May 21, 2018

In July 2017, near the village Bribir in the Primorsko-Goranska county of Croatia, a starved lynx kitten was found. He weighted 1.8 kg and was named Martin by the saint of that region. Since the possibility of survival in nature for such a young lynx without its mother was minimal, he spent the next 3 months at the Zagreb ZOO, and then the rehabilitation continued at the Risnjak National Park. By the end of January 2018, Martin was...

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Regarding the new call for LIFE program opened on April 18, 2018, for period 2018-2020, the National Contact Point (NCP) for Croatia organized LIFE INFO DAY and exhibition of currently ongoing LIFE projects. Presentations were held by the representatives of NCP and EASME, as well as beneficiaries from LIFE projects. During breaks LIFE DINALP BEAR and LIFE Lynx projects were presented by the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Zagreb large...

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Meeting with hunters from Borovnica

Meeting with hunters from Borovnica


Posted on Apr 24, 2018

Project team is continuing with presentations of LIFE Lynx project for hunters in Slovenia. On Friday 20th April we had a meeting with hunters from hunting club Borovnica. Project team presented general information about the lynx and about project activities. Important part of the meeting was to present to the hunters all possibilities for their involvement in the project. The response from them was very positive and we are looking...

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Within the LIFE Lynx project, we are preparing a number of materials and presentations of the project, for which we need a variety of lynx photos. To this end, we invite you to participate. Your participation and support for the project will greatly contribute to the promotion of lynx conservation. If you are interested in photos lease, please submit your photos to life.lynx.eu@gmail.com. Deadline for submission is April 30th. Photos...

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The LIFE Lynx project is pleased to announce the release of our film trailer, Path of the Lynx. This 25 minute film focuses on the historic efforts of hunters in former Yugoslavia to conserve Eurasian lynx. The film will premiere in June of 2018. Details of the venue and release date will be forthcoming. Until than we invite you to watch our trailer posted on...

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Presentation in Karlovac

Presentation in Karlovac


Posted on Apr 11, 2018

On April 10th at 18:00 on Karlovac University of Applied Sciences, Magda Sindičić and Vedran Slijepčević held a LIFE Lynx project presentation “LIFE Lynx: Research and conservation of lynx population in Dinarics”. After the LIFE Lynx presentation, Slaven Reljić from LIFE DINALP BEAR project held a presentation of activities within the project. Presentations were organized with ALUMNI VUKA and were attended by 65 students,...

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Kočevska region is one of the main areas of lynx distribution in Slovenia. This is also the area where lynx from the first reintroduction in 1973 were released. The cooperation with hunters in this area is very good and we continue to work closely with them. On the 5th of April we presented them the project and opportunities for further cooperation in this area.

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Croatian LIFE Lynx project team held a presentation of the project and lynx monitoring workshop in Zadar, Croatia. On Wednesday, a dozen of enthusiastic and interested local hunters gathered for the presentation of LIFE Lynx, and learned about the project general information and implementation of planned activities. Project presentation highlighted the activities which will take place in the surrounding area which attained the...

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Lynx in Slovenia- Research and solutions for preventing lynx extinction is the title of a lecture from dr.Miha Krofel that will be held on Tuesday, 3rd April at Miran Jarc Library in Novo mesto. The lecture is organized as part of lecture cycle organized by “Bober” society from Dolenjska region. With these lectures they want to raise awareness about the environment.  We invite you to participate and discover more about the mysterious...

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IFSA winter meeting in Slovenia

IFSA winter meeting in Slovenia


Posted on Mar 28, 2018

International Forestry Students’ Association (IFSA) had their Winter Meeting in Slovenia. Students from Italy, Bulgaria, Finland, Denmark, Switzerland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Estonia and Slovenia visited Slovenian FoResty Insitute and Slovenia Forest Service. We presented them the activities from projects:, LIFE Lynx, Interreg 3Lynx, LIFE DINALP BEAR, LIFE ClimatePath2050, CIA2SFM, LIFEGENMON, and Forest of...

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