02/04/2020 Extended deadline for submission of applications for grazing

Due to the crizis situation the deadline for submission of applications for grazing is extended.

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22/03/2020 World Water Day 22.03.2020

The main topic this year is: WATER AND CLIMATE CHANGE - and how the two are inextricably linked.

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16/03/2020 ​Important message about the functioning of the administrative services at the Central Balkan National Park Directorate

Functioning of the administrative services at the Central Balkan National Park Directorate in connection with the state of emergency

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24/02/2020 Central Balkan National Park Annual Grazing Plan was approved

With an order of the Director of Central Balkan National Park Directorate the Annual Grazing Plan that regulates livestock grazing in grazing areas of the park was approved.

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Nature conservancy and information center “Cherni Osam”

ABOUT NATURE CONSERVANCY AND INFORMATION CENTER “CHERNI OSAM”
Nature conservancy and information center “Cherni Osam” was established in 2002 with a mutual contract signed by the Department of Central Balkan National Park and Municipality Troyan, in order to popularize the riches and significance of the Central Balkan National Park in Bulgaria, Europe and the World in general.
Housed in the building of the Natural Science museum in the village of Cherni Osam (Municipality Troyan) the Center adds to its rich collection, which represents the fauna of the Stara Planina mountain range, by offering to the visitors:
  • Excellently equipped education hall (TV-set, video and audio system)
  • Up to date information about the bio-diversity of the Central Balkan National Park
  • A rich science, natural science, popular and methodical literature, providing information about the bio-diversity of the park
  • Video materials and popular science and informative movies by the“101 movies about the bio-diversity” program
  • Thematic exposition of Central Balkan National Park providing information boards, photos and a collection of dried flowers representing the flora typical for the park
  • Thematic exposition “The tourism within the Central Balkan National Park and “The traditional way of living and culture”
  • Interactive games for kids and adults “Let’s talk with the wild animals in the park”, “Do we know the herbs growing in the park”, “Tell me the elements of nature”
  • Specialized educational program about the ecological upbringing – for that purpose the Museum is used as an experimental base in the natural sciences education
  • Visiting art and natural exhibitions
  • Opportunities for ordering and buying of specialized volumes in Bulgarian and foreign languages, consultations about suitable games and outdoor activities, attending travelling art and natural exhibitions
Address: Village of Cherni Osam
Phone number for making alerts and complaints: +35966801277
(week days from 8:00 to 16:30)
+359886090658
(in non-working hours)
or е-mail address:
office@centralbalkan.bg