Press Releases

Article about the Great Bustard and the LIFE and the LIFE+ Project was published

OnMay 15th, 2011 an article about the Great Bustard LIFE and LIFE+ project was published in the Kronenzeitung in Lower Austria.

Kronenzeitung am 15. Mai 2011 (pdf, 144 KB; www.krone.at)

ORF 2 broadcasted a report about the LIFE and the new LIFE+ project

On March 28th, 2011 7:00 p.m. ORF 2 broadcasted a report about the LIFE and the new LIFE+ project in the area Parndorfer Platte in the programme "Burgenland Heute":

burgenland.orf.at/stories/506748/ vom 28.03.2011 (pdf, 109 KB)

Article about the Great Bustard published in the "Geschnatter"

In December 2010 an article about the Great Bustard and the LIFE and LIFE+ projects for the protection of the West-Pannonian population of the Great Bustard was published in the Austrian national park newspaper "Geschnatter" in the spezial edition Nr. 4 /December 2010.

Geschnatter Dezember 2010 (pdf, 3,9 MB)

Article about the Life+ Project Great Bustard published

In November 2010 an article about the LIFE+ Project Great Bustard was published in the web magazine on the webpage of the Umweltbundesamt.

http://www.umweltbundesamt.at/magazin/biologischevielfalt/trappe/

Successful model of the ÖPUL agri-environmental measures for Great Bustard presented and brochure

In November 2010 the successful model of the ÖPUL agri-environmental measures for Great Bustard in Lower Austria and the Great Bustard Project was presented in the ÖPUL brochure

ÖPUL Broschüre November 2010 (pdf, 3,3 MB)

Article about the co-operation of hunters published

On October, 19th, 2010 NÖN published an article about the co-operation of hunters in the Great Bustard Project.

NÖN Seite 1/2 am 19. Oktober 2010 (pdf, 1,7MB)
NÖN Seite 2/2 am 19. Oktober 2010 (pdf, 2,6MB)

The transboundary Great Bustard project was presented in a BBC documentary

The transboundary Great Bustard project was presented in a five minute part of a BBC documentary about the “green belt” in Europe.

On March 6th, 2009 the documentary was broadcasted for he first time by the BBC.

On June 8th, 2009 at 8:15 p.m. the ARD broadcasted the documentary in German under the title „Das Grüne Band Vom Todesstreifen zur Lebenslinie“.

On June 23rd, 2009 at 8:15 p.m. ORF 2 broadcasted a German version of the BBC documentary as well under the title „Der grüne Korridor“.

On September 29th, 2010 at 8:15 p.m. the NDR, on October, 5th, 2010 at 1:15 p.m. the MDR, on October, 8th, 2010 at 9:00 p.m. the RBB and on October, 10th, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. the SWR broadcasted the documentary in German under the title „Das Grüne Band - Vom Todesstreifen zur Lebenslinie“.