New HORIZON 2020 project about biodiversity and transport infrastructure

The BISON project Biodiversity and Infrastructure Synergies and Opportunities for European Transport Networks is financed within the framework of the European Union’s HORIZON 2020 programme. The project began in January 2021. For thirty months, it will bring together the work of some thirty organizations to identify synergies and opportunities that make biodiversity conservation compatible with […]

Shared Skies: motto of the World Birdstrike Association 2018

The World Birdstrike Association held a meeting of experts on wildlife risk management in Warsaw from 19–21 November 2018. The event brought together over 130 attendees from countries worldwide, as well as representatives of the European Air Safety Agency (EASA) and the Spanish Aviation Safety and Security Agency (AESA). At the congress, the latest innovations […]

The elaboration of wildlife risk management programs at 14 Greek airports has been completed

Fraport Greece, which operates 14 airports in Greece, including those in Thessaloniki, Corfu, Santorini and Mikonos, has drawn up strategies to improve air safety by reducing the risk of collision with birds and other animals in airport areas. The European Aviation Safety Agency requires the application of a Wildlife Risk Management Programme at all airports. […]