Published 14 March 2016, on the EWS Website:
“Albania is considered as a significant portion of the last piece of large scale wilderness in Europe!
A short glimpse from the outside can create a feeling that finally at least in this country a large piece of real European wilderness can be secured. Several protected areas have been established in the past years to create conditions for longterm protection of biodiversity and natural values of this country. However, a closer look at the situation reveals that only limited interest was expressed to protect the most important heritage of this country – Wilderness.”