SESIL symposium – Halting the expansion of invasive plant species in the Mureș Floodplain Natural Park

SESIL symposium – Halting the expansion of invasive plant species in the Mureș Floodplain Natural Park

Wishing to disseminate the project results regarding the expansion halting of invasive species of plants in Mureş Floodplain Natural Park, the project with the same name, financed by Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area (EEA) program RO02 Biodiversity and ecosystem services, with the project promoter Administration Floodplain Natural Park Mures, partner 1 University “Aurel Vlaicu” of Arad and partner 2 Arad Development Center, was held in Arad on March 23, 2017 in the conference room of the University “Aurel Vlaicu” Arad a scientific symposium .

They expressed interest in numerous specialists in biodiversity conservation: Hungarian National Park “Cris-Mures”, Scientific Council of Mures Floodplain Natural Park, Advisory Board Mures Floodplain Natural Park, Forestry Department of Timis County, Forestry Department of Arad County, National Research Institute & Development in Forestry “Marin Dracea”, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Banat, King Michael I of Romania Timisoara, West University of Timisoara, West University “Vasile Goldis”, Arad  County Environmental Protection Agency, Timis County Agency Environmental Protection,  Guard Environment – Commissioner Arad County,  Environmental Guard – Timis County Commission, Excelsior Association Arad, Propark – Foundation for protected areas. The Ministry of Environment – Biodiversity Directorate was present in Arad by . Roxana Ionescu.

In the afternoon of the same day the project team together with the guests traveled to the field to see a working demonstration of agricultural machinery in order to release land by invasive plants and to put into practice the principles of sustainable agriculture.