Monthly Archives: March 2015

Owls as traffic victims

kep3During March 2015, members of the Milvus Group performed several field works in the western parts of the country, while we recorded also “road kill” bird victims along a busy main road.

Because finding the bodies of small size bird species is difficult, we were focused only on the medium and large size species.

The studied road section is located along the E671 European main road which was divided into two parts, namely a section between Arad and Chișineu-Criș, respectively between Chișineu-Criș and Oradea. Continue reading

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(Romana) Cameră web la cuibul de barză din Dumbrăvioara – din nou!

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Artificial nestboxes for falcons and kestrels mounted on pylons

lada oszlopon 1In the autumn of 2014 the National Electric Energy Transport Company (Transelectrica) requested from the Dealurile Târnavelor-Valea Nirajului Natura 2000 administration an approval for the maintenance of 220 kv electric lines between Fântânele – Ungheni (Mureș county). Continue reading

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7th Milvus International Nature Photography Contest


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INVITATION (click on the image!)

Welcome to the 7th edition of the annual International Milvus Nature Photography Contest!

Milvus Group invites amateurs and professionals from all over the world to participate in this event. 

1. A category – Free topic
Any color or black and white NATURE photo can be submitted (landscape, animal, plant, fungi, etc.), nothing man-made, except macro (see below).

2. B category – Macro
Any color or black and white NATURE macro photo can be submitted. Continue reading

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