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Mixing Waters: a PA case study from Australia

New article by CSVPA’s own Bas Verschuuren (and 3 others): Mixing Waters: A Cross Cultural Approach to developing Guidelines for Fishers and Boaters in the Dhimurru Indigenous Protected Area, Australia… 205 more words


Understanding protected area resilience: a multi-scale, social-ecological approach

Readers of this site might be interested in this article (mention here is not necessarily an endorsement nor can CSVPA take any responsibility; it is just mentioned for interest): … 377 more words


Tivat Saltpans

Tivat Saltpans (Tivatska Solilas) is an area of intertidal habitats and former saltpans within the Bay of Kotor protected in 2008 as a 150 ha. natural heritage site.   854 more words

Balkan Wildlife

Mount Pulag and the Ten Life "HUGOT's" It Taught Me

There are places in this planet each of us would like to see, not just because they’re pop. We like to be there because they magnetize our emotions and possibly challenge our physiques, or could be out of pure wanderlust and sheer indulgence in adventures. 765 more words

Travel And Tours

Social and economic value of protected areas

I’ve just come across an exceptionally important paper published recently in PLoS Biology by a team of venerable conservation biologists led by the eminent Andy Balmford… 514 more words


The sacred groves of Epirus in the Greek list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO

Although the sad news on the passing of an inspired teacher and friend Oliver Rackham overshadow this news, Dr Kalliopi Stara would like to share that in collaboration with the Greek Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs she has proposed the sacred groves of Konitsa and Zagori, the area where she worked in for the last 15 years, is to be included in the national list of the  124 more words


Training on Cultural and Spiritual Significance of Nature in Protected Area Management and Governance

A team of our Specialist Group on Cultural and Spiritual Values of Protected Areas orqanised a workshop on Cultural and Spiritual Significance of Nature in Protected Area Management and Governance… 1,804 more words