Education and popularization

08:01 AM '16
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Project “Birds and Nature Conservation” European Vountary Service

Project “Birds and Nature Conservation” European Vountary Service

This year we started our second project as a part of Erasmus+ programme, European Voluntary Service (Key activity 1: Youth mobility) by the name “Nature and birds conservation”. Volunteer Florbela Torres from Portugal joined us for a period of one … Read more >>

11:43 AM '16
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Lecture “Bottlenose and striped, common and Risso`s – all types of “smiling” dolphins of the Adriatic”

Lecture “Bottlenose and striped, common and Risso`s – all types of “smiling” dolphins of the Adriatic”

Marine mammals are inevitable part of Adriatic fauna and their survival is connected with local culture and fishermen who live from the sea. In the last few years data have been collected that changed what we knew about abundance and … Read more >>

03:16 PM '16
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Volunteer event on Drava river, 2nd April

Volunteer event on Drava river, 2nd April

The year 2016 has been declared the year of the Sand Martin (Riparia riparia). In the course of this proclamation, WWF along with partner NGOs has organized a volunteer action to prepare the breeding ground for this species … Read more >>

09:00 AM '16
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Bird watching for public, Sinj, Saturday 26th March 2016

Bird watching for public, Sinj, Saturday 26th March 2016

Birdwatching for public, Saturday 26th of March, 2016

Birds are everywhere around us and often are the most common group of animals you can see. Although at first glance you could assume that there are only a few bird species … Read more >>

02:19 PM '16
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Training for identification of common bird species

Training for identification of common bird species

Association BIOM in collaboration with Norvegian university Nord-Trøndelag organizes a training for identification of common bird species in Croatia. During 15 to 20 working days participants will learn how to identify birds visually and auditory. They will also learn different … Read more >>

11:20 AM '16
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Bird watching for public, Tuesday 22nd of March, 2016

Bird watching for public, Tuesday 22nd of March, 2016

Enjoy in the beginning of spring with Association BIOM! We are organizing bird watching to welcome spring. It will take place on Tuesday, 22nd of March 2016 in park Maksimir. Meeting point is at the main gate of the … Read more >>

12:25 PM '16
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Closing conference of the project “Wildlife Watch”

Closing conference of the project “Wildlife Watch”

The closing conference of the project „Wildlife Watch – increasing capacities for the sustainable use and monitoring of wildlife“ was held on 14th March 2016 in hotel Palace in Zagreb. The project partners were Public Institution (PI) Northern Velebit National … Read more >>

02:58 PM '16
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Field trip organized by BIOM and Croatian Botanical Society, 7th May 2016

Field trip organized by BIOM and Croatian Botanical Society, 7th May 2016

Dear members of BIOM and Croatian Botanical Society,

It is with great pleasure that we announce a one day field trip for our members to Nin, on Saturday 7th May 2016. Our expert botanists and ornithologists Sandro Bogdanović, … Read more >>

02:53 PM '16
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Lecture “Social networks as modern methods for detection of hidden biodiversity of life”

Lecture “Social networks as modern methods for detection of hidden biodiversity of life”

Taxonomy is, many will say, boring. How to find link between the oldest biological discipline, foundation of catalog of life, and innovative tools in technology and communication like Facebook, Flickr and eBay?

How two students discovered and described species that … Read more >>

03:28 PM '16
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Building bird houses event with “Medveščak”

Building bird houses event with “Medveščak”

This Saturday, 20th of February 2016, Udruga BIOM participated in event organized by hockey players of Zagreb hockey club “Medveščak”. We were building bird houses, bat houses, hedgehog houses and hotels for insects.

Together with BIOM employees and hockey players, … Read more >>