ALPINE AND SUBALPINE MEADOWS AND HEATHS

Our monitoring of the alpine and subalpine pastures continues in the Leaota Natura 2000 site. This year, the number of sheep and cattle inside the protected area is substantially lower compared to the previous years and even smaller the carrying capacity of the pastures. Additional positive news is that the illegally burned areas of JuniperRead more

VEGETATION MONITORING ON PASTURES IN LEAOTA NATURA 2000 SITE

From mid-June to mid-August, our team, supervised by Dr. Oliviu Pop, biologist of Foundation Conservation Carpathia, will conduct vegetation monitoring on the alpine pastures. This activity is according to the protected area’s management plan and the biodiversity monitoring plan. The aim is to investigate the evolution of sub-alpine and alpine vegetation in permanent sample plots,Read more