The summary report of the operations of FWC counts (females with cubs) of the Marsican brown bear, made in the summer 2012 in the National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise is now available as part of the LIFE Arctos project (Initiative E3). We have received the report because we participated as volunteers to operations..
We are glad to inform you that the issue n.1 of our newsletter Terre dell’Orso (Bear’s lands) is now online: inside it you will find lots of news and updates about association activities in the first months since its creation, but also many stories about the bears and their lands … don’t miss it !
We thank the friends of the Rome section of CAI (Italian Alpine Club) which has dedicated a review to our association in the last issue of their newsletter “CAI Informs”: A new association for the protection of the Marsican brown bear It is always good to see that someone is committed to protect the Apennine..
Within the series of articles and interviews on the Marsican brown bear, Gaianews went to the headquarters of the Simbruini Regional Park in Jenne (RM). The meeting was aimed at the investigation of the presence of bears in the Simbruini-Ernici mountain district, either under historical aspects or prospects of future development. In the video-interview below,..
(Jenne, December 16, 2012) The rangers of the Simbruini Regional Park surprised and stopped a hunter within the Protected Area (in the municipal area of Camerata) as a crowning achievement of a specific anti-poaching service to fight against illegal hunting. The hunter, from the hinterland of Rome, was seized the rifle and reported to the..
The Commission VIA (Environmental Impact Assessment) of the Abruzzo Region has totally rejected the final project of a wind farm on the mountain ridge of Tornimparte (AQ), against which the Association “Save the bear” had written a letter to the Corriere della Sera. Finally some good news for the bear, which is used to crossing..
During the course, organized by the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia in collaboration with the State Forestry Corps, experiences with confident bears in various Italian territories will be compared. A refresher course is taking place these days on issues related to the management of so-called confident / problematic bears, organized by the Autonomous Region..
Hunting in protected areas: two poachers hunting partridges stopped and reported by the Forestry Corps
(Press Release of the State Forestry Corps, 11.24.2012) The men were stopped at an altitude of 2040 meters in the Sirente-Velino Regional Park during control activities of the Regional Forest “Acquazzese” L’Aquila, November 24, 2012 – MG, aged 50, and FF, 54, both from Chiaravalle (Ancona) were stopped and reported by the staff of the..
Here we publish a letter from some environmental associations on the issue of wind farms addressed to the Corriere della Sera, commenting on a previous article by Ernesto Galli della Loggia, together with his comment in response. We share the article by Ernesto Galli della Loggia “The immoral business of wind farms”, published in Corriere..
Agreement between ATC FR1 and PATOM representatives for the Lazio Region to monitor the presence of the Marsican bear in the Monti Ernici Press release of the Simbruini Regional Park (Jenne, 19 Nov 2012) An important initiative of cooperation between the hunting world and the conservation of nature’s one. A collaboration between the hunters of..