Project News

Young Scientist visit at the BORG Deutsch-Wagram

Besides field visits of our station on the Danube island we also travel to present our project to interested groups. As part of the Young Scientist Ambassador  program we were invited to hold a presentation at the BORG Deutsch-Wagram. The students are in the last year before graduation and it was of special interest to them to find out more about our daily work routines and what kind of education you need to do projects like ours. 

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Visit of GZÜV group

The visit of water experts from all over Austria on the Danube island was a very interesting encounter. Due to the fields of specialization of the group members we had very engaging discussions and reinforced our wish to visit the diversity of Austrian water bodies. 

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Visits in the hatchery

In the last days, we had the chance to welcome delegations from Finland, the Technical University Vienna and the Viennese Administration for European Agendas. In this frame, we released a tagged sterlet with the name “Europa”.

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Visits at the Donauinsel

In the last couple of weeks on six occasions representatives of different ministries, counties and the European Commission came to see our project on the Donauinsel. We are very happy about the interest and for the opportunity to strengthen the importance of the protection of sturgeons as a flagship species.

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