Project LIFE Energy as implemented in thirteen SPAs (Special Protection Areas) in the period of 1st September 2014 - 31st December 2019 and was aimed at protecting the ten priority bird species. Project pages are currently updated only on an occasional basis.
We continued to review and complete historical data on carcasases' findings in the project database. The installation of flight diverters - FireFly - continued in Eastern Slovakia.
We also checked the tree planting - state of the plants and care of them.
All power lines treated by flight diverters are regularly controlled by monitoring of the effectiveness in terms of the D1 activity manual, findings are updated in the database. During the monitoring of project sites, several safe flight over the electric lines with FireFly, RIBE or spiral were shooting by camera.9.-11.3.2018 a meeting of mappers in Okoličná na Ostrove took place in project area Ostrovné lúky.
The exhibition in now located in the vestibule of the Faculty of Chemistry and Technology at STU in Bratislava city center, where it is open to public.
Checking of suslik areas has begun - susliks start to wake up from winter sleep slowly.
We published 2 Press Releases and we recorded 13 media outputs, of which 8 in online form, 3 in printed form, 2 in TV.
There was an active communication with the foreign partners on questionnaires and a check of completed questionnaires and sent photos. The aim of the questionnaire is to collect data on birds vs. birds. power lines from abroad. In March, we received 3 new questionnaires, a telephone call was made with our foreign partners and we received a promise to fill in and send from several others. Questionnaire evaluation continued. With colleagues from Germany and Austria, we consulted on current results.