Maintenance of ecological assets on linear transport infrastructure: New CEDR publication

El pasado 8 de diciembre, la organización internacional Conference of European Directors of Roads (CEDR) publicó el documento Maintenance of ecological assets, que cierra el programa de investigación ‘Roads and Wildlife – Transnacional Road Research Program’ iniciado en  2013. Se trata de una guía práctica dirigida a los gestores de infraestructuras lineales de transporte que […]

Ecological restoration activities in the Boumort Reserve

Boumort National Hunting Reserve in the Pre-Pyrenees of Lleida has been developing biodiversity conservation projects since 2010, with the support of ENDESA. In recent years, actions have included improving the quality of the grouse habitat and restoring pastures. One of the main objectives of the project has been to develop techniques to recover the native […]

Meeting of the SAFEROAD project management team in Barcelona

On 19th March, a meeting of the management team of ‘SAFEROAD – Safe roads for wildlife and people’ project was held in Barcelona at the headquarters of the Government of Catalonia’s Department of Planning and Sustainability. Representatives from Conference of European Directors of Roads, ALTERRA-Wageningen UR, the Swedish University of Agricultural Science and MINUARTIA met technicians of […]

Minuartia joins the consortium of the ‘Safe roads for wildlife and people’ project, which is part of the Conference of European Directors of Roads’ research programme

Minuartia is part of the management team of the project SAFEROAD ‘Safe Roads for Wildlife and People. Cost efficient mitigation strategies and maintenance practices’, which is led by ALTERRA – Wageningen UR (Holland) and was a winning proposal in the Transnational Road Research Programme 2014-2016, which was called by the Conference of European Directors of Roads […]

Workshops on amphibians and reptiles given at the Parc de la Serralada Litoral

During the spring, the first courses and workshops were held on the flora, fauna and historical heritage of the Parc de la Serralada Litoral. This programme was organized by the Parc de la Serralada Litoral and Alella Town Council. Two workshops were given by professionals from Minuartia: one on amphibians on the morning of 13 […]