Posts with tag: webinar

  • European Rewilding Network members discuss human-wildlife coexistence (News)

    9. April 2017

    Representatives of ten European Rewilding Network sites came together in March to discuss how social science and raising awareness can achieve better human-wildlife coexistence and mitigate human-wildlife conflict.  Rewilding Europe regularly organises webinars for the European Rewilding Network (ERN), which now totals 53 members. Here they discuss rewilding-related topics and share knowledge and experience. This year’s first …

  • Milestone moment for the European Rewilding Network (News)

    23. January 2017

    The rapidly growing and increasingly influential European Rewilding Network (ERN) has just welcomed its 50th member. These are now distributed across 25 countries.   Rewilding Europe was delighted to welcome the ERN’s 50th member in January.  The Carnivores.cz initiative is a conservation programme of Friends of the Earth Czech Republic, supporting the natural recovery of …

  • European Rewilding Network members hone their communication skills (News)

    5. January 2017

    Effective communication with local stakeholders is a crucial part of any rewilding project. In December 2016 various members of the European Rewilding Network came together in a webinar to discuss their experiences with stakeholders and establish best practice.     Rewilding Europe regularly organizes webinars for members of the European Rewilding Network (ERN). Here they discuss …

  • Webinar: European Rewilding Network on community-based river restoration (News)

    13. October 2016

    This October, the 12th web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place through our online platform. Members from various European countries gathered to discuss and exchange knowledge about the restoration of river systems and how to involve communities. Two successful showcases were presented (Sweden and Finland) and participants learned what it takes to bring change …

  • Webinar: Converting former agricultural lands into nature (News)

    15. June 2016

    This June, the eleventh web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place through our online platform. Members from various European countries gathered to discuss and exchange knowledge about the conversion of former agricultural lands into a more natural setting that allows natural processes to shape the landscape once again, and support species to live here. …

  • Webinar: European Rewilding Network about involving students (News)

    6. April 2016

    This year’s first web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place end of March. Members from 14 European rewilding sites joined in and discussed how to engage students in rewilding related work. The participants addressed the great potential of involving this young generation and shared experiences about how to best start internship programmes. Within …

  • Webinar: European Rewilding Network about natural grazing of large herbivores (News)

    21. December 2015

    The ninth web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place on December 14th. This time, attendants active in various rewilding sites throughout Europe shared experiences in restoring natural grazing as a key ecological process by bringing back free roaming and wild-living large herbivores. The event focused in particular on horses and bovines, including the …

  • Webinar: European Rewilding Network about wildlife tourism (News)

    27. November 2015

    This November, the eighth web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place. Members of the network shared valuable experiences on how to increase the tourism value of wild nature and wildlife. The seminar addressed the benefits that can arise from nature-based tourism for nature, wildlife as well as for local communities. One of the …

  • Webinar: European Rewilding Network about how to restore food chains (News)

    22. September 2015

    On September 17th, the seventh web-based seminar of the European Rewilding Network took place and this time members from several rewilding sites in Europe discussed how to restore food chains and the ways rewilding contributes to this. The webinar specifically addressed the crucial importance of dead animals in nature and consequently the chances for scavengers feeding …

  • Sharing experience within a growing European Rewilding Network (News)

    18. June 2015

    On June 5 another event was held to share experience between members of the European Rewilding Network (ERN). This time the subject was about coexistence between people and large carnivores. This sixth web-based seminar (‘webinar’) included a presentation of two best-practice examples from areas with existing conflicts between local people and wildlife in Bulgaria and …