Restoring ecological networks
across transport corridors in Bulgaria



Alterra Research Institute - The Netherlands, Leading partner

Alterra is the research institute for our green living environment. Alterra conducts combination of practical and scientific research in a multitude of disciplines related to the green world around us and the sustainable use of the living environment. Flora and fauna, soil, water, geo-information and remote sensing, landscape and spatial planning, man and society: just a few of the numerous aspects of environmental research on which Alterra focuses on.

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences: Central Laboratory for General Ecology

Logo of CLGEThe Central Laboratory of General Ecology (CLGE) was established in 1996, as a successor to the Institute of Ecology (1989-1995) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS). Currently, CLGE functions as a scientific entity within BAS and has distinct administrative boundaries. Now CLGE is the only academic unit in the country dealing by definition with theoretical aspects of ecology and biodiversity.

Wilderness Fund-Bulgaria

Established in October 1989 Wilderness Fund is a society of experts in a range of natural and social sciences and arts, joining their efforts for the long-term preservation of the Bulgarian and Balkan Nature - unique part of the European and global heritage


BALKANI Wildlife Society

BALKANI Wildlife Society is a non-profit organisation, working for the public benefit. The main aims of the Society are study, conservation and restoration of flora and fauna in natural ecosystems, their preservation for future generations and raising public awareness on the problems of nature conservation.

Bulgarian Herpetological Society (BHS)

BHS logo - a snake   Conservation of the Bulgarian herpetofauna is our highest priority


Western Transportation Institute, Montana State University, USA