Awareness

visita Santa Eularieta The threats to the fragile environmental balance that surround the temporary ponds of Minorca are, in the main, caused by human activity. For this reason, it is essential to complement direct action aimed at conserving these priority habitats by raising awareness about them, encouraging the public in general to contribute to their conservation.

Temporary ponds are practically unknown habitats amongst the island's population. Awareness-raising activities, therefore, have been an important issue within this projecte, in order to increase knowledge and consciousness on the value of this habitat. This has been done through different means and educational activities, wich will be detailed in this section.