Ecological Tourism Opportunities in the Area of Ognyanovo Dam
Keywords:biodiversity, ecological tourism, Ognyanovo Dam
The dam of Ognyanovo is located in the Eastern Sofia Plain, only 40 km away
from the capital of Bulgaria. It is one of the countryâ€™s most beautiful places â€“ full of biodiversity,
especially as regards avifauna species. An important factor which makes the dam a special object of
scientific and tourist interest is its location on one of the main bird migration routes: the Via
For three consecutive years, the areaâ€™s fauna potential has been studied and
significant biodiversity has been identified.
This study aims to explore the opportunities for ecotourism development there.
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