Thanks to this study, the dimensions, structure, and state of conservation of the European yew can be calculated in the yew woods of Tosande, in the Natural Park of Fuentes Carrionas and Fuente Cobre-Montaña Palentina. It will also enable to study the yew tree of San Cristobal de Valdueza, located in the region of El Bierzo.

The external LIFE monitoring team (NEEMO EEIG) –represented by Ainhoa ​​Darquistade Fadrique– performed the annual visit to the LIFE BACCATA project, held in Ojo Guareña, Burgos.

On the occasion of the "European Natura 2000 Day" on May 22nd, a conference was held in the Agricultural Biodiversity and Rural Development Institute (IBADER) of Campus Terra, encompassed within the activities of the LIFE BACCATA and LIFE FLUVIAL projects, and organized by
The LIFE BACCATA project was presented in Ribadeo (Lugo) on the occasion of the conferences held on March 23, 2018 at the Hernán Naval Municipal Auditorium regarding Atlantic-Pyrenean Biosphere Reserves.

The LIFE BACCATA project has been presented in Piornedo (in Cervantes, Lugo) on July 13, 2018, on the celebration of the Summer Course "Biodiversity and heritage in the mountains of Lugo: conservation and social use", organized by the Santiago de Compostela University (USC).

The Action A1 named “Characterization and habitat diagnosis 9580*” of the LIFE BACCATA Project is about to end, aiming to clarify the interpretation of the habitat 9580* in Spain, to obtain information in order to promote locally this habitat and to define a methodology for the development of the following actions.

The organization of this Seminar, in which the Junta de Castilla y León and Cesefor participate, responds to the need to have communication tools as a system of dissemination of information, to promote the transfer of knowledge, as well as to exchange experiences with other working groups with the same objective.

LIFE BACCATA celebrated last Friday, 9 June, the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Habitats Directive (DC 92/43 / EEC) and the launch of the European LIFE program, assessing its impact and advantages over the environment for a quarter of a century..

The goal of the work is to carry out the characterization and previous diagnosis works ofthe priority habitat 9580 *, "Mediterranean Forests of Taxus baccata", present in different spaces of the Natura 2000 Network of the Cantabrian Mountains.

The LIFE BACCATA project works for the conservation and restoration of the priority habitat of the yew, currently threatened and in regression, in fifteen places of the Natura 2000 Network of the Cantabrian Mountains and belonging to Galicia, Castile and León, and Paí