Monthly Archives: April 2018

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(Romana) Un caz excepțional!

Sorry, this entry is only available in Romana and Magyar.

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The second bear cub saved in 2018 by Milvus Group and Vets4Wild (and the 22nd that ended up in our temporary care during the last years)!

Within a few days, the 3-4 months old female will be handed over to the Orphaned Bear Cub Rehabilitation Center in the Hasmas Mountains (Harghita County). She will spend approximately 2 years in the Center, with no human contact, living in the company of other orphaned bears. Afterwards, she will be released back into the wild. Continue reading

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2018: the fifth consecutive year of ringing on Chituc Spit!

In the past four years of ringing on Chituc Spit 47740 individuals of 132 species were caught, the most abundant species being: Red-Breasted Flycatcher (Ficedula parva, 5502 individuals), Robin (Erithacus rubecula, 5321 individuals), Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus, 3495 individuals), Red-backed Shrike (Lanius collurio, 3316 individuals) and Willow Warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus, 3093 individuals). With the 9340 ringed birds in 1996 and 1997, the first two years of the camp, the total number of ringed birds rises to a total of 57080. Continue reading

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Winners of the WEBCAM BERZE contest

Thank you all for the printscreens you’ve sent us! We are glad that you are with us during this spring. The winners of the competition, those who were first to observe a stork in the nest are: Dragoș Marinescu,­ ­­­­­Sinka Róbert, Iatan Eliza, Molnár Zsombor and Tibor Kiss. Join us as a new episode is just about to start at Dumbrăvioara’s stork nest!

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Bandi flies over Transylvania!

Bandi is the first Imperial Eagle in Romania monitored through satellite tracking and it was ringed in the Mureș Plain (Arad county). In his third year of life, Bandi wondered to Hungary, Banat, Vojvodina (Serbia), Transcarpathia (Ukraine), and reached these days Târnava Mică area in Mureş County. Continue reading

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