News from the protected areas

Our friends and colleagues of the Vanoise National Park (France) and the National Gran Paradiso Park (Italy), both neighbouring alpine protected areas, have been mourning the recent deaths of two of their rangers. Roselyne Anselmet died on 23rd August, following an accidental fall during a fauna census. A ranger in…
Berchtesgaden "House of the mountains" in 3rd place at the Museum Prize "Micheletti Award"
At the international Museum "Micheletti Award" a great success was reached for the new National Park Centre less than a year after its opening: 3rd place for the "Haus der Berge"! Its boss Ulrich Brendel (r.) received the award at the Riverside Museum in Glasgow / Scotland by the chairman…
Roselyne Anselmet died Saturday 23th of August falling from a rock during her work on the fauna census.  Since 1982, Roselyne  was a ranger of the Vanoise National Park (France) and she used  to work in the village of Bonneval-sur-Arc. Roselyne has been one of the first women taking part…
Two new visitor centres  have just opened their doors : the entirely renovated Maison du Parc national des Ecrins (FR) in Vallouise,   and the Champorcher  Visitor Centre in the   Mont Avic  Nature Park (IT). The new Champorcher Visitor Centre in the Mont Avic Nature Park (Italy)This new visitor centre was…
The Swiss National Park is 100 years old. Happy birthday!
ALPARC wishes Happy Birthday to theSwiss National Park (SNP) who celebrates its centenary. Founded on 1st August 1914, the pioneers created a unique wilderness oasis where the natural development occurs without human influence. In the oldest national park of the Alps, this remarkable nature experiment has been scientifically observed and…
Participate in the 10th international competition «Fotografare il Parco»
 The competition «FOTOGRAFARE IL PARCO» (Take a picture of the Park) is open. Arrived at the 10th edition, the international competition is organized by the Stelvio National Park (IT), the Gran Paradiso National Park (IT) , Abruzzo, Latinum and Molise National Park (IT) and by the French National Park Vanoise…
Thursday, 17 April 2014

Logarska Dolina Krajinski Park

Logarska Dolina Krajinski Park
Pour préserver la traditionnelle COEXISTENCE DE L’HOMME ET DE LA NATURE et pour garantir la conservation des précieuses caractéristiques naturelles et culturelles de la vallée de Logar (Logarska Dolina) dans le futur, un décret a proclamé en 1987 la création du Parc paysager Logarska Dolina. Un parc naturel est un…
Minuscule - La Vallée des fourmis perdues
Avant-première du film « Minuscule » à Nice pour les écoles du Parc: un film d’animation pour sensibiliser au respect du monde des petites bêtes ! Le Parc national du Mercantour, en partenariat avec Parcs nationaux de France, Futurikon Films et le Conseil Général des Alpes Maritimes, a organisé l’avant-première…
"Characters of height ": sound portraits of the Ecrins
Vincent is an artist and baker, Anne a midwife, Claude a lumberjack, Lucie a farmer and literature teacher, Pierre a ski patroller… Thirty-one portraits “of the Alps” have been sketched by teams of researchers and photographers who attended the gathering of the residents of the seven regions of the Ecrins…
New publication by VNÖ: ESD in Nature Parks
 Following a meeting organized in October 2013 about Education to sustainable development in Nature parks, the Federation of Austrian Nature Parks (VNÖ) just published in January 2014 a study dedicated to the topic. ALPARC had the chance to contribute with an article reflecting some ‘‘reflections, challenges and experiences in Alpine…