To protect wild birds and their habitats, natur&ëmwelt works closely with its foundation Hëllef fir d’Natur, which is concerned with the purchase and management of habitats.
- Public relations
- Nature education in schools
- Bird of the year
- National tree day
- The taste of the landscape
- Conservation work on Black Stork
- Scientific work
- Youth clubs
- Consultation about birds and nature problems in general
- Publishing a newspaper and information bulletin
When restored and maintained correctly, quarries are important sites full of biodiversity, and often home to many rare and threatened species. Through active restoration work, quarries become a mosaic of different habitats, benefiting both people and nature.
Late on Monday 16th of May the European Parliament’s environment committee voted on the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED), including an important positive step limiting subsidies to burning forests biomass and crop-based biofuels.
Of the 13,000 lmportant Bird & Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) identified by BirdLife worldwide, 277 are most severely under threat. Vital sites, such as Cambodia’s Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary, are home to globally threatened birds such as Giant Ibis and other IBA ‘trigger species’. They face the most intense pressures and need our urgent help.