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2000 site name
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Calidris alpina / Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis / Little Crake Porzana
and management of semi-natural grasslands, reed management, nature education
and tourism management, forestry and fish protection.
at least one Green Days event per year
wetlands day held in 2003. Several nature education projects for local
school children over the years. 5 voluneer camps held since 2001 with
Estonian Fund for Nature.
Natura 2000 at the local level
and greating undestanding of the Natura 2000 is a big part of everyday
work. It's done by having day-to-day dialogue and several meetings
a year with local stakeholders. As Saarema was a hot spot to migrate
during the II WW, many of the landowners now live abroad and it doesn't
make it always so easy.
local stakeholders in the management planning process - creating a
local area partnership
management plan for area is not passed in state level jet. Local stakeholders
are not only involved in management of the area, but where actively
involved also in greating the management plan. As many stakeholders
do not live in the area, mutch of the land is rented to local farmers.
Manageing semi-natural grassland is donated by state.
in a natural site 'Twinning' / networking / knowledge exchange at
the European level?
study-days are organized a year by Matsalu and Vilsandi national park.
Members of MTÜ Laidevahe Loodus have also participated in several
project based knowledge exchange programs.
of Natura 2000
officially as yet, although meat from the reserve is labelled "from
the natural grasslands" wicth in case of Estonia means, that
animals have been grazed on Natura 2000 sites.
to become an NNi ambassador
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