Romanian president Klaus Iohannis joined a cleanup event on Tuesday, September 11, which was carried out in the Cernica forest near Bucharest. Together with...

Romania’s Danube Delta included in Google Maps’ Street View

Street View-type images from the Sulina and Sfântu Gheorghe channels of the Danube Delta, in eastern Romania, will be available on Google Maps starting...

Romanian NGO releases updated version of stork census app

The Romanian Ornithological Society (SOR) has released the 2.0 version of the Uite Barza (Here’s the stork) app, which helps count white storks in...

videoRomanian firemen rescue orphan stork chicks

Military firemen in Galati, in eastern Romania, rescued four orphaned stork chicks at the end of last week, Agerpres reported. The chicks were left alone...

Black grouse spotted in Romanian nature park

Photographer Mark Munteanu recently spotted a black grouse in Romania’s Muntii Rodnei Nature Park. The black grouse is a very rare bird in Romania, with...

Planned long-distance trail explores Transylvania region

A long-distance trail, to be covered walking or by bike, will be set up in ten counties in Romania. The trail, called Via Transilvanica,...

Bucharest weekend festival celebrates World Environment Day

Natura Fest, an event dedicated to the World Environment Day, takes place between June 8 and June 10 in the capital’s Izvor Park. The program...

Almost 400 urban areas in Romania do not comply with EU waste water treatment...

The European Commission has sent a letter of notice to Romania for its failure to comply with EU rules on urban waste water treatment...

French retailer introduces biodegradable bags in its Romania stores

French retailer Carrefour has introduced, beginning this week, 100% biodegradable bags in its Bucharest hypermarkets. The bags will be available throughout its national network...

Romanian households may get state grants for solar panels

Romania’s Environment Fund Administration plans to carry out a project that will offer non-reimbursable financing to individuals who install photovoltaic panels at home to...

Romanian environment minister: Bear hunting order could be issued if needed

A bear hunting order could be issued if needed, Graţiela Gavrilescu, the environment minister, said, News.ro reported. She also said she talked to various NGOs...

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