Open Call for Spatial Planning Expert

The Macedonian Ecological Society, as a part of the project “Enhancing the Connectivity of the Balkan Green Belt” is launching a Call for engagement of a Spatial Planning expert to be involved in [...]

Wildlife Crime Academy: Advanced Course equips participants to improve forensic and police investigation on poisoning incidents in the Balkans and beyond

In today’s conservation work, combating wildlife crime is essential to effectively protect and preserve certain species. The sad reality is that people behind serious wildlife crimes like [...]

It’s All in the Genes: Saving the Balkan Lynx

A joint multidisciplinary effort by scientists from Europe recently produced a scientific paper on the Balkan (Lynx lynx balcanicus Bureš, 1941) and the Caucasian (Lynx lynx dinniki, Satunin, [...]

Shar Mountain finally declared a National Park after 27 years!

MES and Friends of Shara greet the passing of the Law on the Proclamation of Shar Mountain as National Park The Macedonian Ecological Society and the Friends of Shara Platform greet the passing [...]

The Road to Establishing a National Park on Shar Mountain

Events and projects that the Macedonian Ecological Society and the platform “Friends of Shar” implemented in order to aid the proclamation of Shar Mountain National Park 2011-2021 2011 – 2013 [...]

Wildlife Crime Academy

In Andalusia, Spain, they even use helicopters to investigate suspicious bird mortality. An action that might seem unreal for other countries, but it’s actually just a tool and not the most [...]

The BalkanDetox LIFE Project Team Finally Met in Person

The BalkanDetox LIFE Project Team Finally Met in Person: 1st NEEMO Monitor Visit and 2nd Partnership Meeting The Project Team of the BalkanDetox LIFE project welcomed the opportunity to meet in [...]

The Municipality of Kochani is a European Green Belt Model Municipality

On 17th July at the Info-center on Ponikva we organized an event which was part of the European Green Belt initiative in order to award the Municipality of Kochani. This Municipality was awarded [...]

Sunchica returns after spending the winter in the Middle East

We are excited to inform you all that the far-travelling Sunchica is back in the Balkans after flying around the Middle East for the past 5 months! Back in 2019 the Fund for Wild Fauna and Flora [...]