Pelicans in the Danube delta, their European stronghold

Pelicans in the Danube delta, their European stronghold

     The Danube Delta has long time been a paradise for the pelicans, this reveals several studies done in the area. The third survey on the species, realized this year, confirms it. Researchers and volunteers participated in counting both species of pelicans known to...
Spring in the Danube Delta – a true birdwatchers’ paradise

Spring in the Danube Delta – a true birdwatchers’ paradise

Spring is already long time settled in the Danube delta and the birdwatching season has started intensively. Although the migration of the birds of prey happened in a rush we still had the chance of spotting some in their way to their further north breeding areas....
Mid-winter waterbird census 2018 in Romania

Mid-winter waterbird census 2018 in Romania

Every year in January, volunteers and specialists all over the world participate in the annual mid-winter waterbird census. The action is coordinated by Wetlands International and this year it reached it’s 52nd anniversary. Up to today, the census has counted...
Szekely Rock in Rimetea – day tour

Szekely Rock in Rimetea – day tour

An unique place in Transylvania, at the foothills of Szekely Rock lies the village of Rimetea. Thanks to its unique 19th century architecture and the care of its inhabitants it became the first rural site in Romania to be presented with the Europa Nostra award for...