BRT5 ENVIRONMENTAL DNA STUDY

BRT5 ENVIRONMENTAL DNA STUDY

Sampling from kayaks BRT5’s Environmental DNA study  One thing that makes BRT different from other river conservation projects is how we combine adventure sports to science and nature conservation to expose the problem of dams, give a voice to the rivers and those fighting for them and also work towards solutions and alternatives. So, we are excited to announce that during BRT5, we will be performing an exciting environmental DNA study (eDNA)*, using this cutting-edge technology with the help of some of the most renowned ichthyology experts in the field, to do the following… Create the first ever complete eDNA sampling of the Sava River. Deliver a map of the […]

BALKAN RIVERS TOUR 5 | Sava: Bohinj to Belgrade

BALKAN RIVERS TOUR 5 | Sava: Bohinj to Belgrade

The Sava River is kind of like the girl (or boy) next door. You spend your childhood playing together, never really realizing how attractive/mysterious/beautiful and incredible he/she really is. The Balkan River Tour 5 (BRT5) crew will kayak the entire length of Sava River and will be joined along the way by people who support wild rivers. They will spend 39 days and 1000km in their kayaks – paddling from the source of the Sava River in Slovenia’s Julian Alps, through Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, all the way to the confluence with Danube River in Belgrade, Serbia. 39 days. 4 countries. 1000km of paddling. 1 river. Sava. From April 24th […]