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    LANDLIFE Care for nature: First European Land Stewardship Congress

    The first European Land Stewardship Congress, bringing together an international representation of conservationists, concluded with the adoption of the Barcelona Declaration. This ... Read more »

    New issue of ECNC Update published

    A new issue of the ECNC Update has been published. Articles include: Nature-based tourism opportunities discussed at QualityDestination seminar Reminder - Register for the Thir... Read more »

    Ecosystem services support thriving business in Portuguese cork oak landscape

    During a meeting of the user board of the OPERAs project (the European research project with which our OpenNESS project cooperates on operationalising natural capital and ecosystem... Read more »