Tree climbing for nest boxes

In early October 2017 the tree climbing technique was used in the Wilderness Area for the first time to maintain respectively repair two nest boxes in very steep terrain. All-round talent and tree climber Stefan Knöpfer (www.ornithoclimbing.at) supported us with full commitment with his skills, agility, knowledge and ecological understanding, to dismount two nest boxes … Continue reading Tree climbing for nest boxes



Wilderness Area is sponsor of the 13th Austrian Bird Race

Zwergschnäpper (Foto: Thomas Hochebner)

The Dürrenstein Wilderness Area is sponsor of the 13th annual Austrian Bird Race. It will take place on 14th and 15th May from 3 p.m. to 3 p.m where the nine provinces will compete against each other. The Dürrenstein Wilderness Area Administration is donating €200 to the Bird Race for bird protection projects and sends … Continue reading Wilderness Area is sponsor of the 13th Austrian Bird Race