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Birds Sancturay – Larga Jijiei – Iași

Birds Sancturay – Larga Jijiei – Iași: Author – Madalin Miu First thing in the morning, we gathered 2 backpacks worth of photographic equipment and began our journey to Larga Jiji. The end of May was about to offer us a warm and sunny day. After a smooth drive and countless interesting discussions about photography, […]

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Project 2016 – Sharks of Azores

Project objectives 1. Photographing key threatened species in the Azores Islands : Mako Shark( Isurus oxyrinchus) and Blue Shark ((Prionace glauca), marine mammals, sharks, turtles, fishes; 2. Monitoring the marine species; 3. Communicating the need of restoring endangered marine animal populations; 4.Involving communities in the effort of protection through awareness on overfishing and trade with endangered […]

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Minidelta Larga Jijei – Iași

Jijiei Larga is one of the natural wonders of Romania, located just 25 km from Iasi. It represents a place where nature has flourished only in a few decades. In 1977, all of the area covered today by the mini-delta (around 1250 hectares), was just marsh and reeds. Later a series of artificial lakes were […]

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Underwater Photography Exhibition – Daedalus Reef – Red Sea

We are preparing a new exhibition, this time about marine reservations of the Red Sea. In August, WEPA team organised an underwater photography workshop in one of the most famous diving spots in the world, Daedalus Reef – Red Sea. In this area you have the opportunity to take pictures of various species, from sharks and dolphins  to tiny creatures like nudibranchs, from the […]

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Wild Bisons of Romania – National Parc Vânători Neamț

A short movie of wild bisons from WEPA’s project: Bulls Fight

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Promoting Natural Parks of Romania – Wild Bisons

On October 15 WEPA Team returned to the National Park Vanatori Neamt for a new photo session of wild bisons. We encountered a cold autumn weather with fog, wind and snow. Despite the gloomy weather, we were soon cheered up when wild bisons seems to be very cooperative and interested in our presence. We like […]

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Promoting Natural Parks of Romania

National Park Vanatori Neamt conducted a project to reintroduce the European bison into freedom, as this species is threatened with extinction. Last bison disappeared in 1762 from Moldova and Transylvania in 1790. The last wild bison was killed in Poland in 1919 and in the world in 1927 in the Caucasus. In 1927 less than […]

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Viva Mexico!

In 2015, it celebrate 80 years of diplomatic relations between Mexico and Romania, an opportunity for the Embassy of Mexico to organize a series of cultural events at the National Library of Romania and high-profile Bucharest bookstores from 15 September to 31 October, an Embassy’s release shows. WEPA had the honor to be invited to […]

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Wildlife Photography – Wild Bisons of Nature Park – Vânători, Neamț

The photo session took place in the company of the largest wild mammals living in our country. To take pictures of them we went to the Vânători Neamț Nature Park, where we had a meeting with the European bison (Bison bonasus). This species is an endangered species and there are specific efforts to reintroduce bison […]

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