Natura 2000 Awards: require entries now open!
The call for applications for the 2nd edition of the European Commission’s Natura 2000 Awards is now open!The Natura 2000 Awards commemorate and promote finest practice in nature conservation. Particularly, the awards recognise excellence in the management and promo of the Natura 2000 network.The initiative is all about bringing the success of the
Natura 2000 network to the public’s attention and to demonstrate its value in safeguarding natural heritage throughout Europe. The winners will be announced at an award ceremony in Brussels on Natura 2000 Day– 21 May 2015. Natura 2000 works to assure the long-lasting survival of Europe’s a lot of important and threatened types and environments, and is the centrepiece of the EU’s nature and biodiversity policy.Read more: http://ec.europa.eu/environment/life/news/newsarchive2014/december/index.htm#awards Source