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Webinar for the protection of old growth forests

04/21/2020
On 23rd of April from 17.00 to 18.30 EEST (16:00 - 17:30 CET) will take place a webinar, titled: Old Growth Forests: Approaches to ensure their protection – examples from Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia and Ukraine. The webinar will be held in English, in zoom platform and is free of charge. Registration is required, follow the link to join: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0lc-irrzIoE9AvKcw6q9qPDJ2FHRHEeQU5
 
What is an old growth forest, where in Europe there are still OGFs left, why to protect them and how – all these questions will be addressed. The focus of the webinar is to present different tools enabling protection of OGFs, already applied in Bulgaria. A brief overview and examples for protecting OGFs in Romania, Ukraine and Slovakia will be also provided.

Lecturer: Neli Doncheva, WWF Bulgaria

The cover photo is provided by prof. Tsvetan Zlatanov
 
The webinar is carrying out within the project "Future Environmentalists - Linking EU Natural Capital Management to Field Research". The project is supported by the Erasmus+ Program of the European Commission, Key Action 2: Strategic Partnership by means of Activity Agreement № CSP 2018-1-BG01-KA203-047962