Media relations is an effective means of getting your message across. The team behind LIFE 3n-Bullfrog realises this and has successfully raised awareness of how vital it is to control American bullfrog populations – an invasive alien species that threatens biodiversity in Flanders, Belgium. Please read more o find out more about the project’s extremely successful media strategy: ec.europa.eu/easme/en/news/media-101-working-journalists-promote-your-life-project
At European level, the LIFE programme has a long and rich history of conservation success stories. If you are interested to find out more, please read the brochure “Bringing nature back through LIFE” (10.2020) which offers a comprehensive overview of LIFE projects that have had the greatest positive impacts. It also shows how the LIFE programme works in coordination with the Natura 2000 network – the world’s largest coordinated network of legally protected areas.