CENTRE EXCURSIONISTA DEL CASAL
CAPÇANENC, A GOOD ALLY OF THE PRIORAT EAGLES (TARRAGONA)
it has been commented in the other news of the month of August, at the
moment the population of Bonelli’s eagles of the region of Priorat is
not in its better state of conservation. Even so, everything is not bad
news for the eagles of this region because since some years they have a
Centre Excursionista del Casal Capçanenc is a group specially
sensitized at the time of working by the conservation of the natural
surroundings of the municipality of Capçanes and other adjacent zones
like, for example, the mountain range of Llaberia. From the Centre have
impelled to recover ways and sources, as well as the cleaning of the
underbrush to prevent forest fires and to favor the recovery of the
biodiversity. In addition they have organized chats and hikes to
popularize the biological, landscaping, cultural and historical values
of the zone. Their members have shown special interest in the pursuit of
some of the more emblematic species of the region, as it is the case of
the Bonelli’s eagle or the Mediterranean turtle. In which it concerns
the Bonelli’s eagle, they collaborate in the annual pursuit of the
population of the region of the Priorat, as well as some other species
of raptors that nest in the zone.
they contribute to promote activities for the conservation of the
eagles, the improvement of his habitats or the populations of its preys.
It is possible to emphasize like very positive the tasks of dialogue and
sensibilización that carry out with the hunters.
For this reason from the Equip d'Estudi de l'Àliga Perdiguera we want to congratulate the members of the Centre Excursionista del Casal Capçanenc by their task and to encourage them in their work for the preservation of the eagles and other natural values of the region of the Priorat.