In the midst of a Natura 2000 site, two dams have been approved on one the Raul Alb. It one of the last unspoiled rivers in the Carpathians and provides habitat to European otter, crayfish as well [...]
More and more reports point to the negative consequences of dams. Last September, The German Handelsblatt reported how dams harm the climate; furthermore, a scientific study by the Oxford University from March 2014 [...]
Constructions of the Ilisu Dam have been on hold for 4 month. Unfortunately, construction works shall now be resumed. Read the press release of the Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive from December 5, 2014.
Find here Ulrich Eichelmann's acceptance speech from the Binding Prize cermony.
Last night, Riverwatch CEO Ulrich Eichelmann was awarded one of the most significant environmental awards of Europe, the “Great Binding Prize for Nature Conservation”, in [...]
The projected construction of two dams in the Mavrovo National Park in Macedonia puts the last habitat of the rare Balkan Lynx at risk. In his article “The [...]