Education and popularization

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 >>
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 >>