Island Visovac

Tuesday, 05 July 2016 19:47


White Flag International declared Sibenik-Knin County environmental guardian of the island Visovac in National Park Krka.

Festive program, which was attended by many guests on the island Visovac, started the cooperation of the Global Underwater awareness association (Guwaa) and the County to care for the preservation and protection of the underwater of island Visovac. Šibenik-Knin County became the first County in Croatia and the world, which received the white flag for environmental care underwater world of one island. Foundation Prince Albert II of Monaco for the first time opened a special category in White Flag owners. So far only category such as beaches, hotels, marinas, cities and national parks have been able to apply.

The White flag is a symbol of clean seabed and the protection and preservation of life in the waters. It is motive for anyone who cares about the environment. In line with efforts to improve the current state of the global problems of aquatic ecosystems, it draws attention to raising awareness of the importance of protecting water resources, environment and living organisms. On the beautiful island of Visovac in extremely unique ambience is open to both new page environmental chapters that will have resonance and globally. In fact, this act Visovac together with its ecological guardian, Sibenik-Knin County, enrolled in the very ecological elite considering that a few White Flags awarded around the world on an annual basis in the existing categories. This Sibenik- Knin ensure the promotion of island Visovac not only here but also in the world.


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