WHO WE ARE
We are a Non-Governmental Environmental Organization (NGO) with more than 20 YEARS and we were pioneers in the recognition of the first PRIVATE PROTECTED AREA in PORTUGAL. We create SPACES FOR NATURE and believe in a + SUSTAINABLE territory.
ECOLOGICAL CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION
We are committed to conserving and restoring ecosystems and bringing them closer to their functional state in a strategy of environmental, economic and social enhancement of the territory.
In order to increase the population's interest in the sustainable use of biodiversity, we promote visits, experiences and other events and actions.
RESEARCH AND EDUCATION LEARNING LAB
New approaches require more study and understanding. And our future generation needs more understanding of and involvement in the large environmental challenges offering meanwhile perspectives!
WHAT WE ARE DOING
Here you can delve deeper into the main ACTIONS AND PROJECTS in which we are involved in the areas of our MISSION.
LIFE Aegypius return
The project will consolidate and expand the threatened population of the cinereous vulture in Portugal and western Spain where careful habitat management will be carried out around existing colonies and potential new colonies.
An Impulse for Biodiversity
in Faia Brava
This project includes a set of nature conservation measures in the Faia Brava reserve with a direct impact on biodiversity and works in the short and long term, defensively and actively.
Faia Brava Research and
Education Learning Lab
In recent years, the needs of schools are increasingly evolving towards classes in the field and in which they can relate to the most pressing challenges of contemporary societies.
The Iberian wolf is one of the most endangered species in our country, at risk of extinction. This project is focused on the conservation of its population south of the River Douro.
in Faia Brava
The Faia Brava presents a high risk of desertification. The purpose of this project is to stop this problem by improving the natural regeneration of the Reserve and the Mediterranean forest.
Nature and Us
An awareness program on the Value of the Natural Heritage of the border region of Ribacôa and the threats of Climate Change to its preservation.
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WHAT IS SAYING THERE
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6440-111 Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo | Guarda - Portugal
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Associação Transumância e Natureza (ATN), is a non-profit organization, which was created in 2000, in Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo, district of Guarda - Portugal
Vanda Brás - Executive Director
Sílvia Lorga - Administrative
Inês Bom - Biologist
Eduardo Alves - Biologist
Pedro Horta - Biologist
Dinis Azevedo - Forest worker
José Dinis - Forest worker
Luís Pereira - Forest worker
Daniel Gil - Communication & Multimedia
Henk Smit - President
Ana Berliner - Vice-president
Kas Burger - Treasurer
Ana Cristina Perpétuo - Secretary
Cassiano Monteiro - Member
Carlos Sanchez - Member
Manuel Braga da Cruz - President
Miguel Torres - Member
Sandra Monique Beato Pereira - Member
Rita Cristóvão - President
Jan Herman Meijer - Member
Jorge Proença - Member
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