Education and popularization

11:50 AM '16
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Lecture “Life during ice age from a bird`s perspective”, Thursday 22nd of December 2016

Lecture “Life during ice age from a bird`s perspective”, Thursday 22nd of December 2016

Last lecture in 2016 will be held by dr.sc. Ankica Oroš Sršen from The Institute for Quaternary Paleontology and Geology, Croatian Academy of Science and Arts in Zagreb. If you want to know how life looked like on the Adriatic … Read more >>

03:54 PM '16
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Second „Ornithological meeting“ in Kopačevo

Second „Ornithological meeting“ in Kopačevo

BIOM staff and members spent the weekend of December 9 to 11 2016 in Kopačevo on the second „Ornithological meeting“, this time organised by the Croatian Society for the Bird and Nature Protection (HDZPP). The meeting was held as part … Read more >>

12:37 PM '16
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Taking care of birds during winter – call for participants for Bird feeders workshop

Taking care of birds during winter – call for participants for Bird feeders workshop

After last year`s successful volunteer action, we will once again gather bird enthusiasts who are willing to help us out to take care of birds during winter by providing bird feeders and food for birds during cold winter months.This year`s … Read more >>

11:58 AM '16
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Lecture “Meaning of life: Feathered carpenter”

Lecture “Meaning of life: Feathered carpenter”

Is there a flying anteater? Who is Faun`s father? Which birds are giving birth to live youngs? Why are Space Shuttles late? What are flying anteaters and can one find them in Croatia? Who is peeping from the hole on … Read more >>

01:57 PM '16
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Lecture “Gulls on Jakuševac: where they come from, where do they go and what do they bring us”, Thursday, 27th of October 2016

Lecture “Gulls on Jakuševac: where they come from, where do they go and what do they bring us”, Thursday, 27th of October 2016

Autumn already started and while some birds are on their way to the south, others are already at their destinations. Not all nature is in a standstill during winter. Every Sunday during winter months, when the weather conditions are fine, … Read more >>

02:35 PM '16
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Observing wilflife by using photo-traps

Observing wilflife by using photo-traps

Camera-traps is a method used to capture images of animals in the wild, when researchers are not present.
It can record very accurate data without the animal being captured. These data is actually superior to human observations and that can … Read more >>

11:07 AM '16
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BIOM birdwatching events organized as a part of EuroBirdwatch 2016

BIOM birdwatching events organized as a part of EuroBirdwatch 2016

As a part of manifestation EuroBirdwatch 2016, BIOM will organize 2 birdwatching events – one in Zagreb and one in Sinj and a bird ringing event in Nature park Učka

  • Birdwatching in Zagreb

Birdwatching will be held on Saturday, 1st Read more >>

11:05 AM '16
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Locations of EuroBirdwatch events in Croatia

Locations of EuroBirdwatch events in Croatia

Association BIOM koordinates this year`s EuroBirdwatch in Croatia.

Here are locations of EuroBirdwatch events in Croatia:

  • City of Zagreb – Park Maksimir (Sven Kapelj) – open for public
  • City of Sinj – Town`s park (Ante Kodžoman) – open for public
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11:38 AM '16
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Lecture “Lichens: from space to desert, from virgin forest to oil refinery”, Wednesday 28th of September 2016

Lecture “Lichens: from space to desert, from virgin forest to oil refinery”, Wednesday 28th of September 2016

Summer season is behind us and it`s time to enter autumn and new lecture season! First lecture in this season will be about organisms which all of you saw in your lives but maybe some of you never noticed – … Read more >>

04:03 PM '16
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EuroBirdwatch 2016 in Croatia – call

EuroBirdwatch 2016 in Croatia – call

This year in Croatia BIOM will organize birdwatching activities as a part of big event EuroBirdwatch. It will take place on the weekend of 1-2 October 2016.
EuroBirdwatch, which takes place every year in autumn, is the biggest event … Read more >>