Between the 4th and 7th May the 3rd Seminar of Natura 2000 for the Mediterranean Region took place online, hosted by the Italian Regione Calabria and the Sila National Park.
The Seminar is part of the Natura 2000 Biogeographic Process, launched in 2011 by the European Commission, and aimed to promote knowledge exchange, networking and cooperation on Natura 2000 related issues at the Biogeographic level.
Specifically, the third seminar edition aims for the identification, prioritization and development of transboundary cooperative actions for species and habitats protection.
Within the frame of this seminar, on May 6th a virtual ‘knowledge market’ was organized, where the floor was offered to current projects implemented and\or being implemented in the Mediterranean region.
LIFE Falkon was invited to take part to the virtual discussion. The LIFE FALKON Project Manager, Michelangelo Morganti, presented the project in its all aspects, from the mission to the latest achievements and findings.
The knowledge market provided interesting opportunities to share experiences, network with other organizations and discuss the conservation of habitats and species in the Natura 2000 network.
During this meeting, LIFE FALKON had the opportunity to meet other LIFE projects, with which many common interests and objectives have been.
Among others, LIFE STEPPE FARMING; LIFE OLIVARES VIVOS for the target species; LIFE OREKA MENDIAN for the effort in meet sustainable management and nature conservation and to LIFE LAGOON REFRESH as it is close to LIFE FALKON Project Area 1.
All of us united in the common effort of preserving Nature in the years to come…!
13 May 2021