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What are the hot issues and successes of Lake Atanasovsko?
Nov. 25, 2022

The Public Advisory Council discusses the conservation activities and hot issues in and around Lake Atanasovsko.

On 25 November (Friday) 2022, the third meeting of the Public Council for Lake Atanasovsko was held in the Chamber Hall of NHK Culture Centre on the topic "The restoration of Lake Atanasovsko - main challenges for biodiversity and salt production".

Three American students in Burgas
Nov. 18, 2022

Three American students spent three months in Burgas, studying Atanasovsko lake. These include fieldwork, scientific studies of the Greater flamingo and some Waders, research of sea grasses and especially Ruppia maritima, study of salt marshes, monitoring of dragonflies in Lake Pomorie, etc.

LIFE Platform meeting was held in Burgas
Oct. 17, 2022

On October 12 and 13, 2022, a LIFE Platform meeting on Innovative Approaches in Coastal Wetlands Management was held in the International Congress Center Burgas in the Foros Hall, dedicated to 30 years since the launch of the European LIFE program, which finances only nature conservation projects.

the lake
The cure for everything is salt and water, sweat, tears or the sea.
Aug. 20, 2022

Presentation of the work of the artists inspired by Lake Atanasovsko and a party for all guests to "symBiotic".

Ten artists from Bulgaria and around the world have been creating art for 10 days on the salt pans of Lake Atanasovsko, inspired by the place, the colours and the salty air around the lake.

in symBiothic
Biking for Biodiversity
Aug. 08, 2022
Hanna and Jonas are two cyclists who have embarked on a bicycle journey in over 20 countries from Germany to Singapore under the name Biking4biodiversity, with the idea of ​​discovering and sharing interesting biodiversity conservation initiatives and telling the story of the people and organizations behind them.
American students will research Atanasovsko Lake
Jun 06, 2022
Three American students from the Colorado State University will spend three months in Burgas for their Capstone (a culmination of their knowledge in conservation leadership in practice). They are currently completing their master's program at the university and will work here as a team on a variety of topics.
Presentation of the project
Special event in Bergamo for the Council of Europe’s Landscape Award 2021
Mai 03, 2022
Two years after the Covid pandemic in Europe began here, Bergamo looks fully recovered, full of young people and active life, preparing for the Italian Capital of Culture in 2023 (together with Brescia, the other worst-hit Italian city). It was Bergamo and the beautiful valley of Astino that were chosen as the winners of the Council of Europe's Landscape Awards (2020-2021) and the host of the award ceremony for all the awarded projects.
lagoon Orikum
Exchange experience voyage to the Albanian coastal lagoons
Apr. 13, 2022
The exchange of experience and knowledge between the team of "Lagoon of Life" and the Society for Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA), which is working on the protection of one of the most important wetlands, continues. Following a visit to Bulgaria in March, in early April, Bulgarian colleagues visited some of Albania's most interesting lagoons.
the group
A visit of Albanian group of nature conservators
Mar 11, 2022
On March 10 and 11, 2022 a group from the Society for the  Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA), the Regional Administration of the Protected Area of ​​Vlora and the Salinas AlbSale visited Bulgaria and especially the Burgas wetlands region.
Lets donate for the curly-head lord of the lakes!
Mar 01, 2022
A fire is burning in Atanasovsko Lake
Feb. 18, 2022
At 13.00 today a large fire broke out in the southern part of Atanasovsko Lake - the reed massifs between the bypass canal and the lake. For hours, firefighters struggled to control the blaze, which was growing because of today's strong winds. 
International Webinar for saltwater wetlands in the Black Sea and Mediterranean region
Jan. 24, 2022

Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation (BBF), Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) and Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA) are invited to join an international webinar Conservation and sustainable use of saltwater wetlands in the Black Sea and Mediterranean region on behalf of World Wetlands Day - 2nd of February 2022.

Flight in the salt - Atanasovday for Atanasovsko Lake
Jan. 18, 2022
Salt factory
Together 21
Life programme
Natura 2000