Education and popularization

03:34 PM '16
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Rovozna Ornithology Camp 2016

Rovozna Ornithology Camp 2016

NGO BIOM is proud to announce Rovozna Ornithology Camp 2016 in cooperation with Public Institution Nature Park Ucka. We are ringing birds using same, constant methodology. Except bird ringing, this year we will take care of some old fruit trees … Read more >>

04:05 PM '16
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Lecture “Adriatic Octopodes”

Lecture “Adriatic Octopodes”

There are 11 species of Octopodes living or occasionally present in the Adriatic. Most of them don`t have any commercial importance. This lecture will be more focused on 3 species that are being commercially fished: Octopus vulgaris, Eledone moschataRead more >>

02:03 PM '16
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Lecture “BEAVER – water`s architect and land`s destroyer “

Lecture “BEAVER – water`s architect and land`s destroyer “

Beaver used to be regionally instinct species in Croatia but after reintroduction 20 years ago it dispersed throughout the country. It is not easy to spot beavers in nature since they are mostly nocturnal and crepuscular animals and their activities … Read more >>

02:21 PM '16
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”BIOM’s treasure hunt” on Gljevstock festival

”BIOM’s treasure hunt” on Gljevstock festival

Gljevstock, a festival of music, love and friendship, with an increasing number of visitors, for the seventh time will be held on April 28th 2016. on the same location, close to the village Gljev near Sinj. As part of this … Read more >>

01:47 PM '16
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Bird water feeders making in kindergarten “Bili cvitak” in Sinj

Bird water feeders making in kindergarten “Bili cvitak” in Sinj

Today we visited kindergarten “Bili cvitak” in town Sinj, where we organized a volunteering action as a part of national manifestation “Croatia volunteers!”, during which we made bird water feeders. We made bird water feeders together with our local volunteers … Read more >>

11:53 AM '16
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Birdbath voluntary action

Birdbath voluntary action

On Tuesday, 17th of May at 10 AM our office in Sinj is organizing voluntary action during which we will make birdbaths. Participants will learn about importance of birdbaths for wild birds, taking care of birds during summer and of … Read more >>

08:55 AM '16
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Botanical and ornithological trip to Nin Bay

Botanical and ornithological trip to Nin Bay

On Saturday, 7th May 2016 together with Croatian Botanical Society we organized a trip to Nin Bay. 54 participants were guided by our ornithologists Ivan Budinski and Vedran Lucić, ornithologist and botanist Tomislav Hudina and botanist Sandro Bogdanović i Vedran … Read more >>

11:39 AM '16
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Birds of Botanical garden Zagreb – birdwatching event

Birds of Botanical garden Zagreb – birdwatching event

Join us on Tuesday 10th of May and discover diversity of bird species living in Botanical garden in Zagreb. Meet us at 8.30 at the east gate and bring your binoculars! Don`t worry if you don`t have one, we will … Read more >>
01:59 PM '16
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“Let’s do it: World Cleanup 2016” held in Sinj

“Let’s do it: World Cleanup 2016” held in Sinj

On Saturday, 23rd April 2016, we organized World Cleanup 2016 in the Sinj area. We managed to clean around 3 tons of garbage from a location in the vicinity of river Cetina. The city of Sinj provided us with a … Read more >>

01:15 PM '16
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Lecture  ‘’Wing reading – what can morphology tell us about the leaf warblers?’, Thursday 28th of April 2016

Lecture ‘’Wing reading – what can morphology tell us about the leaf warblers?’, Thursday 28th of April 2016

What can wing shape tell us about the sex, age, subspecies, and even migration timing of birds? Our volunteer Iva Šoštarić explored these questions during her five-month research in Gdańsk, Poland. Focus of her research were two small songbird species … Read more >>