Association BIOM is non-governmental organisation founded in 2006. Main activities are wildlife research and monitoring. Recently, as organisation grew, direct conservation actions like habitat restauration became common activity.
Cave Park Grabovača, the only cave park in Croatia, started working at the beginning of 2005 with activities of protection, maintenance, utilization and promotion of geomorphologic monuments of nature in the area of Perušić.
Velebit has long been recognized for its exceptional natural beauty and biodiversity. Within UNESCO’s programme (MAB – Man and Biosphere ), the Velebit Mountain was included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves in 1978.
Paklenica National Park is one of the oldest National Parks in Croatia. It was proclaimed in 1949 due to its extraordinary geomorphology and unique vegetation, especially the best preserved and largest forest complex in Dalmatia.
Established in 1999, Northern Velebit is the youngest of eight national parks in Croatia. This part of the Velebit Mountain is a true patchwork of the most diverse habitats that are home to numerous plant, fungus and animal species – a wealth that is yet to be explored in its entirety.