Choose your language


Subscribe for the latest information on the project

National Geographic – Bulgaria about the tarpans in Sbor

In its May issue, National Geographic - Bulgaria news magazine writes about the newly born tarpans in the region of Sbor, Krumovgrad Municipality.

The increase of the herd of the tarpans brought to the Eastern Rhodopes from the Netherlands in September 2011 within New Thracian Gold project (NTG) is described by the news magazine as "a success of the reintroduction of the breed".

The expert on biodiversity in the project Stefan Avramov is quoted with his opinion that "existing reconstructions of the Tarpan could play the same ecological role as he has played thousands of years ago" - to graze the wild vegetation to revive and maintain the ecosystems.

The article is illustrated with a photo of the first tarpans born in Bulgaria taken by the wildlife coordinator in NTG Hristo Hristov.

See here information about Tarpan days in the end April

Chernata Skala (the Black Rock)

The Chernata Skala protected site has an area of 893.70 ha. It was established with Order No:RD-473 of 11.07.2001 by the Ministry of the...

read more »

Farms and wineries

The Yamantiev Cellar - Ivaylovgrad The cellar is wholly private property and has its traditions in the making of quality red wine. It is...

read more »