Tag: greater coa valley

The arrival of the Sorraias to the Greater Côa Valley

May 10, 2021  |  News

A herd of ten Sorraia horses arrived at Vale Carapito last weekend. The first step to recover the importance that these large herbivores have in the management and modelling of the landscape. This native breed counts on only about two hundred individuals worldwide.

Dream Overland, a wild Portugal on wheels

February 26, 2021  |  News

Dream Overland is one of the partners of the newly created Wild Côa Network, being one of the important pillars to boost the region’s nature-based tourism and help to enhance its heritage

Promoting the use of lead-free ammunition in the Greater Côa Valley

November 13, 2020  |  News

Ammunition used in hunting is currently one of the largest sources of lead emissions for the environment in Europe. For this reason, Rewilding Portugal, in partnership with Cacicambra, is organizing training actions for the use of alternative ammunition without lead. The first took place in September.

Rewilding Portugal held the first information sessions

September 4, 2020  |  News

Last week, the first two information sessions in the area of ​​LIFE WolFlux and Scaling Up Rewilding in Greater Côa Valley projects took place. They were in Vilar Maior and Covas do Monte and the balance of both is very positive

New collaboration offers a unique way to support rewilding

June 4, 2020  |  News

A new collaboration between Rewilding Europe and for-purpose venture Earth Today means anyone can now sponsor the rewilding of land in the Greater Côa Valley. The overall aim of the venture is to ramp up the conservation and restoration of wild nature across the world.

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