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Welcome to the official homepage of the Hungarian part
of the LIFE-Nature project

Conservation of Lesser White-fronted Goose (Anser erythropus) on the European migration route

Lesser White-fronted Goose (© Jari Kostet)

Project fact sheet

Participating countries: Finland, Norway, Estonia, Hungary, Greece

Duration: April 1, 2005 - March 31, 2009

Beneficiary: WWF Finland

Finnish Forest and Park Service (Finland)
BirdLife Finland
Finnish Environment Institute (Finland)
Directorate for Nature Management (Norway)
BirdLife Norway
Matsalu National Park (Estonia)
Hortobágy National Park (HNP, Hungary)
Hellenic Ornithological Society (BirdLife Greece)

Overall budget: 1 097 900 €
EU co-financing: 749 025 € (68%)

HNP budget : 228 819 €
EU co-financing: 126 824 € (55%)

in Hungarian


Major staging sites of Lesser White-fronted Geese along the European flyway