Field research – July 2016

The second phase of field activities has been completed. During july, researchers on four localities in Serbia Druga faza terenskih aktivnosti je završena. In July researchers at four locations in Serbia conducted a seven-day research on populations of Hermann’s tortoise. Locality: Donji Milanovac Locality: Kladovo Locality: Pašina česma, Leskovac Locality: Kunovica, Niš  

New brochure – Hermann’s tortoise in Serbia

We have created a new brochure on Hermann’s tortoise. Learn where and when we can meet this species, find out if they are safe or in danger  and how human activity is endangering the species. Hermann’s tortoise is a protected species and is located on the annexes of many international directives on nature protection. This brochure has been produced during the project “The Influence of Local Folklore and Cultural Heritage…

The announcement of the project activities

In the first phase of implementation of the project in January, members of the project team held a project promotion and announcement of upcoming activities. Visitors had the opportunity to hear more about Raford Foundation and planned project activities and then the volunteers signed up for participation in the project. The promotion was held at the four Universities in Serbia with the support of non-governmental organizations and student associations. Promotion...