Education and popularization

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 >>

11:27 AM '16
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Lecture “How and where to do birdwatching”

Lecture “How and where to do birdwatching”

Birds live all around us and they are animals most likely to see in the cities.  For some people living in big towns, they are the only wild animals they can see on a daily basis.

If you get interested … Read more >>

09:40 AM '16
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Lecture “My EVS experience in BIOM”, 4.2.2016

Lecture “My EVS experience in BIOM”, 4.2.2016

What is European voluntary service, how to get involved and what it enables you? What is volunteering today at all? What are its advantages and its challenges? What kind of volunteering is it where all your costs are covered and … Read more >>

10:43 AM '16
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Lecture “About migration and babysitting – chapter Colombia”, 21st January 2016

Lecture “About migration and babysitting – chapter Colombia”, 21st January 2016

Colombia –so far away, exotic and magical, a country with the biggest number of bird species! How biologist Maja Bjelić got here, how was it to live in a Colombian national park and to volunteer on a project with neotropical … Read more >>

04:38 PM '16
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Lecture: Clean underworld

Lecture: Clean underworld

First lecture in 2016 will be held by Ruđer Novak, who will talk about pollution in the cave systems.

Karst is the last unexplored places since it is so inapproachable and distant… like it is not part of our planet. … Read more >>