The article presents various wilderness… When organizing the Wilderness Conference (Prague, May 2009), the organizers found that there is a different perception of the term wilderness, on the one hand Eastern and on the other hand Western European one.
Wilderness protection has been becoming an important issue also in the European Union Member States, particularly with respect to EU enlargement to the East.
For a long time, nature conservation has had enough to follow the paradigm based on the assumption that nature means particularly absence of human impacts.
Do Our Black Storks Nest in Our Country? Black Stork Monitoring in the Czech Republic: the Most Rece
In the Czech Republic, 2,084 Black Storks (Ciconia nigra) were banded with colour rings in 1994–2008. Some hundreds of recoveries and findings have been obtained, particularly from migration, far less from the breeding season. 28 birds with rings were found on their nests, other six adults were observed in suitable habitats during the breeding season.
Under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES, also known at the Washington Convention), each Party shall designate at least one national Scientific Authority with appropriate qualifications which shall be independent of the national Management Authority or Authorities.
The authors present a new issue within the Building Act, namely providing with territorial data, which aims at the duty of the respective authorities to provide with relevant information as a background for elaborating planning documentation.
Studying and identification of endemism in animals, particularly in insects, is much more difficult than in plants.
Ringing as a basic method for studying bird migration has been almost unchanged continuing 110 years.