The BIOGEA project team held its fourth Consortium meeting. The meeting took place on the 18th and 19th of June, 2019, at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia, Bulgaria.During the first day of the meeting, the project team made an overview of the progress and results from the biological and policy fieldwork, carried out within Work packages 2, 3 and 4. The second day of the meeting was devoted to the outputs that are being produced in order to disseminate the project results.
On the third day, June 20th, 2019, a field trip to the case study area of Western Stara Planina was organized by the hosts. The partners in the Consortium visited two of the biological fieldwork spots and observed the local biodiversity in the area. Afterwards, the team had a meeting with a local farmer and with a representative of the Municipal Agricultural office of Varshets and Berkovitsa, and discussed the implementation of the Greening scheme in the area.