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22/04/2021 Earth Day Campaign

On April 22 - Earth Day, employees of the Central Balkan National Park Directorate cleaned the area around the building and planted flowering seasonal plants.

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21/04/2021 April 22 Earth Day 2021

​The theme of Earth Day 2021 is to 'Restore Our Earth'. It focuses on adopting natural processes and emerging eco-friendly technologies that can restore ecosystems.

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12/04/2021 The Central Balkan National Park Directorate will mark the borders of the managed protected territories

The marking represents two horizontal stripes - white and red. It is placed to be visible when entering the protected area.

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05/04/2021 Monitoring of Family Gliridae in Central Balkan National Park

Experts of the Central Balkan National Park Directorate and the Natural History Museum - Cherni Osam village made 32 houses for dormice.

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21/07/2020 Central Balkan National Park Directorate has commissioned the repair of an existing road from Beklemeto locality to Dermenka

Rehabilitation activities are carried out within the Contract under the project "Restoration and protection of natural habitats and species in Central Balkan National Park", funded by the Operational Program "Environment 2014 - 2020".

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          Mushrooms are members of a specific biotic group, somewhere midway between plants and animals—fungi. A total of 256 species of macrofungi have been identified within Central Balkan National Park, making up 11.6% of all mushroom species in Bulgaria, and half . One species of those growing in the Park, Albatrellus cristatus, is protected in Europe.


The following edible mushrooms may be of interest to commercial gatherers:


·        Boletus aereus;


·        Boletus aestivalis;


·        Boletus edulis;


·        Cantharellus cibarius;


Collection of the above species is allowed for both commercial and personal needs, against a special permit issued by the Park Directorate.

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