Wetlands on the brink: conserving the red-breasted goose

The coastal lakes of Shabla and Durankulak provide critical habitat for 260 bird species. In winter, migratory water birds congregate in the thousands, placing the lakes among the most important stop over sites along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.

Whitley Award

Last updated on 02 May 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Bulgaria
Region: 
Europe
Species: 
Branta ruficollis
Species group: 
Birds