The Bear Smart Community Genzana project on the TV programme “Sempre Verde”

The Bear Smart Community Genzana is becoming more and more a model of coexistence between the local communities and the Marsican brown bear. We thank the Monte Genzana Alto Gizio Nature Reserve, project partner, and the TV programme “Sempre Verde” for having dedicated the episode of the 5th October 2019 to it. https://www.mediasetplay.mediaset.it/video/sempreverde/una-comunita-a-misura-dorso_F310042901001C01  

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70 children, from kindergarten and primary schools, hosted at the Bear Museum

Yesterday morning we hosted around 70 children at the Bear Museum from the kindergarten and primary schools of Cerro al Volturno, Colli al Volturno and Rocchetta al Volturno. The pupils and their teachers attend an educative project called “The bear amongst myths, stories and legends”, led by Antonella and Jessica, environmental educators and guides, charged..

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Anti-poaching activity in Introdacqua

On Wednesday 11th September, the volunteers from Salviamo l’Orso, Rewilding Apennines, and the Abruzzo Ornithological Station, searched some woods in the municipal area of Introdacqua for snares used by poachers for trapping wildlife indiscriminately. Fortunately, no trap was found last Wednesday. Stefano Orlandini, Chairman of Salviamo l’Orso, declares: “The three associations have decided to take..

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Conference “The sustainable development as a new identity for the mountain”

Yesterday, Salviamo l’Orso and Rewilding Apennines attended the interesting conference “The sustainable development as a new identity for the mountain”, organized by the association Intramontes, Incontri Tra/Montani, the University Molise Master in Design and Promotion of the Cultural Landscape and the Society of Territorialists. The presence of several organizations coming from the Alpine and Apennine..

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The sustainable development as a new identity for the mountain

Here we share an interesting public meeting that will take place on next Saturday, October 5th at Pescolanciano (IS), entitled “The sustainable development as a new identity for the mountain”. This event is organized by Intramontes, University of Molise, Society of Territorialists and Incontri Tra/Montani. The theme is very topical and different organizations coming from..

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First place overall for a SLO volunteer in the Roccaraso Trail “Sulle piste degli antichi Skiatori”

Today Salviamo l’Orso volunteer, Paula Mayer, took First Place Overall Female in the Roccaraso Trail 24 km Race! This 1,630m vertical mountain race took place in a wildlife corridor zone between Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park and Majella National Park. She dedicated her run to bring awareness to the importance of wildlife corridors and..

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Meeting amongst Institutions and Associations in Gioia dei Marsi

Yesterday September 21st, at the cultural center of Gioia dei Marsi a meeting has been held amongst the institutions (ALMNP, Forestry Carabinieri, Abruzzo Region authority and the municipal administration), the organizations (Salviamo l’Orso, WWF and Rewilding Apennines) and the citizenship in order to confront each other on the man-bear coexistence. Indeed, for some consecutive days..

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