Improve River LIFE - Improving degree of conservation of Natura 2000 target species and habitat types through improvement of river connectivity

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Implementation of Project Activities: Monitoring of Invasive and Alien Fish Species on the Vrljika and Jadro Rivers

As part of the "Improve River LIFE" project, we conducted monitoring of invasive fish species on the Vrljika and Jadro rivers. Despite challenging weather conditions, our expert team successfully tackled field tasks, allowing us to gain a detailed understanding of the presence and distribution of invasive species in these watercourses...MORE

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World Water Day

World Water Day, held on 22 March every year since 1993 to bring the attention of people around the world to the importance of conserving freshwater supplies. The goal of World Water Day is to warn and raise awareness of the 2.2 billion people living without access to safe freshwater...MORE


Project area field trip

The first joint field trip with all project partners was held on 6 and 7 February 2024 on the rivers Jadro and Vrljika. 18 experts, representatives of partners from Croatian Wters (state legal entity for water management), the Public Institution Sea and Karst, the Faculty of Science of the University of Zagreb, and the Institute for Nature and Environment and Protection of the Ministry of the Economy and Sustainable Development attended the field trip, as well as the meeting held after the trip... MORE

IMG_20240202_112009.jpgThe Improve River LIFE kick-off conference

The Improve River LIFE project initial conference was held on 2 February 2024, at the "Hidden Dalmatia" Visitor Center in Dugopolje. The project activities and expected results were presented in front of forty participants. The conference participants, under the expert guidance of the project partners, also visited locations on the Jadro River where the activities of water barriers removal will be carried out... MORE


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