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    Strengthening biodiversity and sustainable development in the Niederrhein and Waal

    On 26 and 27 February 2015, ECNC representatives visited the Euregio Rhein-Waal, the beautiful and very diverse cross-border region between the Netherlands and Germany. The region'... Read more »

    Europe’s environment 2015: Future prosperity depends on bolder steps in policy, knowledge, investments and innovation

    Europe's environment and climate policies have delivered substantial benefits, improving the environment and quality of life, while driving innovation, job creation and growth. Des... Read more »

    Videos to promote Natura 2000 in Austria now also with English subtitles

    Fifteen videos to promote Natura 2000 were created within the project KOMM-NATURA.AT. These videos were shot in 13 different Natura 2000 sites all over Austria and within 1-2 minut... Read more »