Balkan Mammal Network

Photo: Dennis Wansink

On 10-12 May 2018 28 representatives of nature research and conservation institutes came together in Bankya, Bulgaria to talk about the conservation of mammals on the Balkans. They represented 8 countries…

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2nd Jackal Symposium

2nd Jackal Symposium

From 31st of October to 2nd of November 2018 the Second International Symposium on jackals and related species will be held in Marathon Bay – Attica, Greece. The aim of…

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Citizen science goes East

Female Red deer (Cervus elaphus) (Photo: Yves Adams / Vilda)

In May 2018 representatives of mammal research and conservation organisations from 10 Balkan countries will gather in Sofia, Bulgaria, to discuss possibilities to give mammal conservation in Southeastern Europe a…

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Mammal Diversity Database

Eurasian pygmy shrew (Sorex minutus) (Photo: Rollin Verlinde / Vilda)

It appears that the number of currently recognized mammal species in the world increased from 5,416 to 6,495 species in the past 13 years! These are the findings of the…

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