Last week the Biosphere Reserve Lungau, home of the main office of the European Wilderness Society, organised the kick-off event of their ECHT.SEIN.-campaign (being.real.).
Our team is currently shortlisting for our next volunteer to start early next year, and we are excited to welcome a new volunteer. But
Back in 2016 the first Austrian wolf pack established in Allentsteig, a military training ground in Lower Austria. And now experts have confirmed the presence
On the 9th September, the Naturschutzbund Austria and the European Wilderness Society went to Salzburg Zoo, to take part in the OZO Artenschutztag 2018. This
We are happy to announce that the next Wilderness Academy Days will take place from 27th to 31st May 2019 in the UNESCO Biosphere
The National Parks Austria recently published a position paper for Wilderness and non-intervention management in the Austrian National Parks. The technical committee for Wilderness
The European Wilderness Society attended the opening of the (M)Ursprung Exhibition in Muhr. The Mur river is the second longest river in Austria and
On June 26th 2018 Kurt Kotrschal, behavioral biologist of the University of Vienna, and Martin Kugler, editor-in-chief of “Universum”, an Austrian nature documentary series,
Thayatal National Park, Austria formally applied for the European Wilderness Society Quick-Audit. Therefore the management decided to identify the Wilderness and Wilderness restoration zones
Right in the middle of Europe we find Thayatal National Park in Austria and Podyjí National Park in the Czech Republic. The two national
The temperatures in Tamsweg, where our main office is located, dropped below -20 degrees this week. It was time for a short experiment: Because
A hunter in the southeastern region of Austria might have recorded the presence of another Golden jackal. However, experts from the Austrian Golden jackal project
It has been a discussion between nature conservationists and the fishery industries for two decades. The question whether the fish otter threatens fish populations
A few photo-trap pictures revealed two golden jackals (Canis aureus) on camera in the district of Hartberg-Fürstenfeld in Styria, Austria. The local hunter assumes, that three to
This morning we wrote about the great news that the Swiss canton Graubünden is welcoming the return of the wolves to assist in the
Our new poster ‘Wolves restore nature’s balance in Europe’ is available for downloading! Update 21.08.2017: Now also available in Czech, Dutch, Portuguese and French.
A few days ago Minister of Environment and Natural Resources of Ukraine, Mr. Ostap Semerak, and Ambassador of Austria in Ukraine, Mrs. Hermine Poppeller,
Our team biologist, Nick Huisman, and the European Wilderness Society apprentice, Robin Rossberg, paid a visit to Salzburg over the weekend. One of the
The European Wilderness Society has the unique and privileged position that their main office lies in Tamsweg, a city with just over 6,000 inhabitants.
When people think about nature conservation and wilderness, they think of undisturbed grasslands and large forests. There we find many different animals and human