Dear stork friends!
We received some questions that need some answers. At this point we do not know why but the Dumbrăvioara storks do not have a very favourable year. Of the usual 12 – 13 pairs, only 10 are breeding, one of which have no chickens, four nests have only two chicks, three nests have three chicks and two nests have four chicks.
Both the number of nesting pairs and the number of chicks are below last year’s average. Continue reading
In 2014, the “Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association organized a ringing camp on the Chituc Sandbank, during which 12877 birds, belonging to 100 species were captured and marked. We wish to continue the ringing in this year also, and we are counting once again on the help of enthusiast ringers and volunteers. Continue reading
The Environmental Protection Agency of Satu Mare County and „Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association organized a project launching press conference and ground squirrel watch on the 9th of April 2015 at Sanislău, Satu Mare County. The press conference was attended by students and teachers from the local middle school and representatives of the local authorities. Continue reading
Conservation of the Lesser Spotted Eagle in Romania among the first 17 projects of 2014 European Commission LIFE program
From all the LIFE projects finished in 2014, only 17 were selected as the Best LIFE-Nature projects, and two of them are from Romania.
The “Conservation of the Aquila pomarina in Romania” was implemented between 2010 – 2014 by the Environmental Protection Agency – Sibiu, “Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association and the Romanian Ornithological Society. Continue reading
“Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association calls for your action!
The European Commission considers reviewing the most important laws regarding environmental protection: the Birds Directive and Habitats Directive, which stand at the foundation of the Natura 2000 network, the largest and most comprehensive natural network in Europe.
Our story begins in the hours of a fog -filled Sunday morning. A beautiful valley with old houses, a deep silence, punctuated somehow by the peasantry daily life routine and the gibberish chants of birds.
We are in Sânsimion . A retreat from the path of busy roads, where “Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association set up a Rehabilitation Centre for birds. Continue reading
This year “Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association, together with the Romanian Ornithological Society (SOR) organized again the annual census of wintering waterfowl (Midwinter Waterbird Census) in Romania. The International Waterbird Census (IWC) is coordinated by Wetlands International and it is organized every year in most countries of the world. As in the previous years, the period of observations was between the 10th and 31st of January. Continue reading
“Milvus Group” Bird and Nature Protection Association invites you on Sunday, the 17th of May on a trip to discover the natural heritage of Niraj Valley.
The wooded pastures of Niraj Valley are unique habitats with high nature values in the European Natura 2000 network. Continue reading
Please, support our Association with the 2% of Your personal income-tax!
Here you can download the forms:
formularul 200, formularul 230
Asociația „Grupul Milvus”
CF: RO 14198928
The deadline for submitting the forms is 25 May 2015