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09Nov

Seahorses of the Black Sea

Author: Alex Georgescu Few know the Seahorses are actually fishes and have all the organisms that fish have, being at the same time the only vertebrates that swim vertically with their heads up. There are almost 50 species of seahorses of which most commonly met in The Black Sea is the Common Seahorse (Hyppocampus guttulatus). It […]

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26Oct

Loggerhead Turtles of Zakynthos Project – part II

Author: Madalin Miu The second part of our Loggerhead Turtles of Zakynthos project was going to take us on a very interesting underwater adventure. We went to the port of Agios Sostis on a beautiful September afternoon. This area is part of the Zakynthos National Marine Park and we’d just like to take this opportunity […]

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23Oct

Join WEPA to celebrate The Black Sea Day@Seneca Anticafe

WEPA is preparing to celebrate the International Day of the Black Sea along with Seneca Anticafe. You are invited Saturday October 31 at 11:30 at Seneca Anticafe in a story trip around the sea and discover its beauty, richness and secrets. Educational workshop “Black Sea Story” is addressed to both children and adults and combines […]

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19Oct

Wild Bisons of Romania – National Parc Vânători Neamț

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

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16Oct

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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24Sep

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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25Jun

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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03Jun

Wild Bisons from our mountains

WEPA’s new project aims to promote Romania’s National Parks. Wild Bisons from Neamț Mountains – the first of protected areas in Romania and among the few places where bison were reintroduced in freedom. The fact that for 200 years these animals could not be found in freedom in our country, is another reason to try […]

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