The role of the shepherd. Tradition and technology for the conservation of mountain pastures

Loading Map....

Date / Heure
Date(s) - 26 Nov 2018 - 27 Nov 2018
Toute la journée

Emplacement
Artium Museum - Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain


In the framework of the LIFE OREKA MENDIAN project, the seminar “The role of the shepherd. Tradition and technology for the conservation of mountain pastures” will take place on November 26 and 27. The Artium Museum in Vitoria-Gasteiz will host the event on the 26th, when various specialists will talk about the central topic of the seminar and a review will be made of the actions developed during the first half of the project. To complete the seminar, on the 27th participants will make a field trip to the Aizkorri-Aratz Natural Park.

Be careful, inscriptions will close on November 21th, 2018

 

The objective of the LIFE OREKA MENDIAN MENDIAN project, “Conservation and management of mountain pastures in the Basque Country”, is to conserve the grazing habitats of community interest in Protected Natural Spaces by means of maintaining traditional livestock usage, given that the progressive abandon of grazing systems is considered to be the main reason why these pastures are among the European habitats under greatest threat.

This affirmation raises a large number of questions: What is really happening in mountain livestock farms? What are the causes and the tendencies of change? What challenges are faced by mountain spaces and the farmers and shepherds who manage them? What strategies are developed by the farms which remain in place today to tackle the socioeconomic and environmental changes? What are the consequences of the changes in grazing habits on the state of conservation of pastures and of our mountains??

In this Intermediate Seminar of the LIFE OREKA MENDIAN project, an endeavour will be made to answer these questions and to place emphasis on new technologies as monitoring tools to support the planning of actions to conserve and manage our mountain pastures.

 

For more information :

Interpretation will be available in English, French, and Spanish.

 

Share

Euromontana sur Facebook

Unable to display Facebook posts.
Show error

Error: Error validating application. Application has been deleted.
Type: OAuthException
Code: 190
Please refer to our Error Message Reference.

Euromontana sur Twitter

Smart Villages in Poland 🇵🇱. Check the video 📽️ that introduce the ideas for supporting Smart Villages in their future CAP SP presented by the Ministry in the @ENRD_CP Thematic Group

📽️🇵🇱➡️ https://t.co/TviQlg0ooc

@EUAgri @DesiraH2020 @jwojc @Ecolise @ELARD_aisbl @Euromontana

Discover this new database of examples in the Bern County and see how #socialinnovation can be beneficial for:
👉 basic #healthcare services
👉 tourism offers
👉 construction and #buildingrenovation
https://t.co/WmXec1Rsfc

Our voice for the next @UNecosoc meeting 👉 Mountain matters to make the post-2020 period a real decade for action towards #SustainableDevelopment 💪🌱
https://t.co/RuXgWHPSYt

Did you know that 🇪🇸, 🇸🇪, 🇵🇹, & 🇫🇷 are in the top 10 of EU countries with the highest share of older people living in rural areas?
Learn more on the support of #seniors from the #SilverEco during the #COVID19 crisis in @Silver_SMEs latest newsletter! 👇
https://t.co/79FjbDrXtX

"The #Covid19 pandemic is an opportunity to counteract depopulation in #mountain areas" 👉https://t.co/Ihqpy74Ucl an article by Jorge Gimeno Pawlowski, member of the @cie_for board.

#Covid19 @euromontana

Load More...