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.
The installation of flight diverters continued - by VSD in Ptrukša and Somotor, by ZSD at SPA Ostrovné lúky (Veľký Meder) and Dolné Považie (Dvory nad Žitavou, Ďulov Dvor) - C1.
We have controlled the planting of trees - the state of the trees and the care in Bodza and Lipové - C2.
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.
Number of treated individuals under UVLF:
Rehabilitation station in Rozhanovce - 5 individuals, 5 birds were released to the nature. Clinic in Košice - 4 individuals, 1 release. Care of injured animals provided also centers of State Nature Conservancy - C4.
The occupancy of nest boxes and nests is checked, almost all were occupied in this year. In 2018 six pairs of Saker Falcon occupied the project nest boxes raising 11 fledglings - D2.
We continued wit the counting of sousliks burrows. The map of the monitoring of the restored S. citellus colonies (2015 - 2018) and the area of mowing (2015 - 2018) at Gemerská Hôrka is here and Hrhov here - D3.
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. In order to improve the presentation of the exhibitions and its visibility, we bought better lights instead of the original ones that were broken down, the installation took place at the end of August - E1.
In August we published one Press Release about the migration of birds. We recorded 7 media outputs - 6 in Online form and 1 TV output – E4.