The 6th annual Best Ecotourism Facility Award in the “visitor centre and nature trail” category was presented by Dr. András Rácz, Deputy Minister of State for Environmental Affairs and Kinga Mathe Mártonné, National Director of the National Tourism Agency on World Tourism Day (September 27) to Aggtelek National Park for its Treasure Hunt Trail.
Attila Kovacs, Head of the Secretariat at Aggtelek National Park died with dignity after serious illness on September 12, 2016.
Álláspályázat - Túravezető, tárlatvezető Pályázatok
Az Aggteleki Nemzeti Park Igazgatóság álláspályázatot hirdet túravezető és tárlatvezető munkakörökbe, KÖZMUNKAPROGRAM keretein belül történő foglalkoztatással.
The Wood Blewit – Mushroom of the Year 2016 Species of month
Clitocybe nuda (also recognised as Lepista nuda and Tricholoma nudum, and commonly known as the wood blewit or blue stalk mushroom), is an edible mushroom found in both coniferous and deciduous woodlands.
Dragon Picnic in Bódvalenke, the Fresco Village In the area
Back by popular demand, revel once again at the Dragon Picnic in Bódvalenke, one of the summer’s most colourful and cheerful one-day festivals. Picnic dragons are in the pipeline.
The Bat: Mammal of the Year 2016 Species of month
This year’s mammal of the year award does not go to a single species, but to the entire family of bats. Myths have abounded for centuries about these small mammals – here is some more truthful information about these important creatures.
The second annual National Entomologists Meetings will be hosted at Aggtelek National Park. The main purpose of the event is to provide a common forum for those dealing with butterflies in Hungary and to provide an opportunity to exchange experiences and build relationships.
The primary purpose of awarding "official product" trademarks to local producers and businesses within the national parks system is to improving the image of these products and facilities while raising environmental awareness; as well as strengthening regional nature conservation, rural development and economic co-operation. Moreover, the system aims to expand business opportunities and increase market access.