News from the protected areas

Gütesiegel für Barrierefreiheit an Nationalpark Berchtesgaden verliehen
Irmgard Badura (2.v.l.), Beauftragte der Bayerischen Staatsregierung für die Belange von Menschen mit Behinderung, überreichte kürzlich das Signet „Bayern barrierefrei – Wir sind dabei“ an den Nationalpark Berchtesgaden. Auf der Hängebrücke im Klausbachtal nahmen der stellvertretende Nationalparkleiter Ulrich Brendel (2.v.r.), Mitarbeiter Christian Graßl (r.) sowie Ramsaus Bürgermeister Herbert Gschoßmann (l.)…
Thursday, 06 October 2016

Coeurs de Nature en Haute Savoie

Coeurs de Nature en Haute Savoie
Cet ouvrage d’art est le fruit d'une démarche tout à fait originale menée par Asters, Conservatoire d'espaces naturels de Haute-Savoie (organisation technique de gestion des espaces naturels) en collaboration avec Eric Alibert (peintre aquarelliste, naturaliste) et Jean-Jacques Fresko pour la rédaction des textes.L’idée de croiser les savoirs et les approches,…
Mardi 27 septembre 2016, Barbara Pompili a signé l’accord-cadre de coopération pour l’éducation à l’environnement et au développement durable entre le Ministère de l’Environnement, de l’Energie et de la Mer, les Réserves naturelles de France et le Ministère de l’Education nationale, de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche. Cet accord…
When digital tools bring young people nearer to nature
Ten young people aged from 12 to 15 recently took part in the “Media Camp” organised by the Berchtesgaden National Park in Germany.    “My objective was to get the youngsters to take more time over taking a photo and so be more aware of how they were doing it.…
Thursday, 08 September 2016

Autumn's Readings

Autumn's Readings
Following summer reads on the beach or on the grass, we recommend reads for the beginning of the autumn term with some studious books: "Wilderei im rhätischen Dreiländereck" - "Poaching in the Raetian region – Cross-border studies tracking until Tibet" This book (304 p.) was written by Heinrich Haller, Director…
Science 2.0 How to become a scientist or a researcher just for one day
Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso (IT) seeks help from nature lovers or people interested in biodiversity researches. All people interested in taking part in the research “Monitoring alpine animal biodiversity” will acquire basic monitoring and data collection techniques which will be applied on the Piedmont and Aosta valley sides. All…
On Saturday 16th July in Ronco Canavese (Piedmont-IT) took place the photo contest’s “Fotografare il Parco” grand finale. Many inhabitants of the village dressed up with typical costumes participated in the award ceremony, together with the major, delegates of Gran Paradiso, Stelvio and Vanoise National Parks and the competition’s chairman.…
Destination Nature, visit the Graubünden parks by train or bus !
Since 2016, the Swiss Parks Network, ATE Switzerland and the Graubünden Birdlife association together with the Rhaetian Railway and the PostBus have come together under the „Fahrtziel Natur“ cooperation to promote sustainable mobility and slow tourism in the Graubünden parks. For further information : http://fahrtziel-natur.paerke.ch/
Fotografare il parco - international  nature photo contest
The international jury designated the winners of the nature photo contest " Fotografare il parco" 11th edition out of more than 300 contestant. The contest is organized by Italian National Parks of Stelvio, Gran Paradiso and Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise and in the French National Park de la Vanoise.  …
The Contamines Montjoie organizes its 1st photo contest "Photo Nature" focusing on winter wildlife
If you are a photographer then don't hesitate to participate in the first contest "Photo Nature" organized the Contamines Montjoie in partnership with the Nature Reserve/ASTERS and the magazine Terre Sauvage.This first edition will focus on winter wildlife. Information, conditons and registration:http://photo.events.lescontamines.com/concours-photo-nature