COP4 – Fourth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Carpathian Convention is going to be organised 23-26.09.2014 in Mikulov, Czech Republic. All the details can be found at COP4 meeting website.
As noted by scientists working on landscape connectivity, matrix representation can greatly affect assessments of connections. The research was based on several case studies located in the Carpathians and the results can be found at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10980-014-0075-2?sa_campaign=email/event/articleAuthor/onlineFirst
Beech virgin forests in Romania could be included in the UNESCO World Heritage list after a nomination process was started by national government bodies, WWF and Greenpeace. They have signed a protocol of cooperation for a period of two years, which is as long as it takes for all necessary …
According to the new study published recently in Landscape Ecology, bears and humans coexists rather peacefully in Romania. For more details please consult the paper – “Human-carnivore coexistence in a traditional rural landscape“
IXth European Mountain Convention – European Conference: Quality from the mountains – Prosperity for people and territories – http://www.amiando.com/mountainconvention2014.html
New publication – “Sheep and wolves: Is the occurrence of large predators a limiting factor for sheep grazing in the Czech Carpathians?” http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1617138114000636