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Hungarian Celebrations

Amazon of Europe Day

Hungary’s biggest splash
Amazon of Europe Day was celebrated with the Biggest Splash in Hungary on 12th July, with 15 BIG JUMP events and thousands of participants around the country. The Danube-side settlement of Madocsa (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbPie27ACpM) won this year’s Big Jump challenge initiated by WWF ...
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River Mura, Austria

River Mura nominated for International Thiess River Prize

Restoration projects along the Mura in the Austrian province of Styria have started 20 years ago with the project "River Mur (http://www.murerleben.at/)" which managed now to be amongst the three world’s best candidates for the environmental award of the "International River ...
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Nature is celebrating - thank you

Record breaking number of EU citizens call to protect nature

Almost half a million (live updated number can be seen here (https://www.naturealert.eu/en)) people called on the European Commission to save Europe’s nature laws in a public consultation – by far the highest number of responses ever reached in the history of the EU. The public consultation ...
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Big Jump Serbia

Amazon of Europe Day & BIG JUMP

Serbian celebrations
Serbia celebrated the Amazon of Europe Day along Veliki Bački Channel where river enthusiasts had the opportunity to jump into channel. The Big Jump at 3pm took place in Sombor, at Café del Sol, where there was a WWF information stand, as well aslocally sourced food and refreshemtns for all ...
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Big Jump Croatia

Amazon of Europe Day & BIG JUMP

Croatian Celebrations
The "Amazon of Europe" Day was a great success in Croatia too: About 500-600 people jumped at 3pm to celebrate healthy rivers and each of them got rewarded for their bravery with fresh fruit and biscuits. There were stands with organic products and souvenirs, an exhibition and a ...
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