Albania

Landscape from Prespa National Park. Photo by Mirjan Topi

National coordinators, data providers and other key supporters

National coordinator: Taulant Bino1, e-mail: taobino69@gmail.com

Main data providers: Erald Xeka1, Tibor Mikuška2, Adrian Tomik2, Stephan Ernst3, Mirjan Topi4

 1Albanian Ornithological Society, 2Croatian Society for Protection of Birds and Nature, 3Klingenthal, Germany, 4Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania

Other key supporters: H. Stark, R. Morgen, D. Horal, V. Škorpíková, T. Bělka

Data sources and fieldwork years for EBBA2

The information is given in the table.

National data sources contributing to EBBA2

References

  • Mladenov, V., Georgieva, R., Iliev, M., Barzova, Y., Dyulgerova, S., Topi, M., Lleshi, R. & Nikolov, S.C. (2016) State and Distribution of the Breeding Avifauna in Key Biodiversity Area of Narta Lagoon, Albania 2016. Technical report under the CEPF project Land of Eagles and Castles: Pilot Sustainable Tourism Model for the Albanian Adriatic Coastline (ID: 62721). BSPB & PPNEA. 40 p.

  • Dyulgerova, S., D. Gradinarov, Gerogieva, R., Iliev, M., Mladenov, V., Saliaj, O., Topi, M., Nikolov, S. (2016). Breeding and migrating avifauna in the key biodiversity area of Vlora Bay – Karaburun – Çika Mountain, Albania. Field Study Report under “Land of Eagles and Castles: Pilot Sustainable Tourism Model for the Albanian Adriatic Coastline” Project (ID: 62721). BSPB & PPNEA. 36 p.

  • Iliev, M., Barzova, Y., Dyulgerova, S., Mladenov, V., Georgieva, R., Topi, M., Lleshi, R. & Nikolov, S.C. (2016) State and Distribution of the Breeding Avifauna in Key Biodiversity Area of Butrint, Albania 2016. Technical report under the CEPF project Land of Eagles and Castles: Pilot Sustainable Tourism Model for the Albanian Adriatic Coastline (ID: 62721). BSPB & PPNEA. 47 p.

  • Topi, M., Nikolov, S., Iankov, P., Stanneva, A., Saliaj, O., Arkumarver, V., Mumun, S. (2014) Vulture report for Albania 2014. Field Survey Report under “The Return of the Neophron“ LIFE Project. PPNEA & BSPB. 10 p.

  • Iankov, P., Stanneva, A., Ivanov, I., Nikolov., S (2014) Soaring bird migration along the Adriatic coastline of Albania Season 2014. Field Study Report Under “Land of Eagles and Castles: Pilot Sustainable Tourism Model for the Albanian Adriatic Coastline” Project (ID: 62721). BSPB & PPNEA. 22 p.

Link to the web pages of the national data sources

AOS https://aos-alb.org/

PPNEA www.ppnea.org

Acknowledgements

Fieldworkers

A. Stanneva, D. Gradinarov, I. Ivanov , O. Saliaj, P. Iankov, R. Georgieva, R. Lleshi, S. Mumun, V. Arkumarev, V. Mladenov, Y. Barzova

Other supporters

Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) – Financed the field work for the majority of the data collected.

Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) – Contributed with fieldworkers that came in Albania for carrying out studies on the breeding birds in different areas.