Travelling Exhibition "River of Biodiversity" (8 – 15 August 2020)
The Regional Museum of Natural History in Plovdiv presents the travelling exhibition "River of Biodiversity" – an exhibition with an emphasis on the biological diversity of Maritsa River.
When: 8 – 15 August 2020
Where: Regional Museum of Natural History at 34 Hristo G. Danov Str.
Opening: 8 August 2020 at 11:00 am
Mon – Fri: 8.30 am – 5 pm
Sat - Sun: 9.00 am – 5 pm
Entrance: paid, see more about tickets & prices here.
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People's lives have been connected with the river and its inhabitants since ancient times. The river is an extremely rich yet very delicate and vulnerable ecosystem. It depends on us to protect and preserve it as a source of inspiration and a vital basis of life and the future of the city.
This exhibition reveals the river as a natural treasure, gives details about the species living in and around it and how they form a unique ecosystem, and how and why to have to protect them. Realistic models of animals, a short video and educational texts present the history, geography and ecology system of the river.
The Regional Museum of Natural History Plovdiv will host the exhibition from 8th till 15th August 2020. The city of Burgas will be the next host.
© Regional Museum of Natural History Plovdiv
A project of the Regional Museum of Natural History Plovdiv, part of the Legacy Programme of Plovdiv 2019, in partnership with Department of Ecology and Environmental Conservation at the Faculty of Biology at the University of Plovdiv “Paisii Hilendarski”, Regional Archaeological Museum in Plovdiv, Regional History Museum - Plovdiv, East Aegean River Basin Directorate, National Museum of Natural History at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds, Association "Balkanka" and Mr Nikolay Gavazov.