In 2019 Patagonia & Tides sponsored Salviamo l’Orso for the project The Cutting Edge of Conservation, for removing at least 12,000 m of barbed wire. In twenty days of work, our volunteers removed 45,000 m of barbed wire, equal to 15,000 m of fences from the mountains of Cocullo, Gioia dei Marsi, Pettorano sul Gizio..
After a thirty-year dispute, the Jumbo Valley in the Purcell Mountains in British Columbia is finally safe from the project of a mega ski resort! The Canadian government, the government of the British Columbia and some private foundations have allocated $ 21 million for the Ktunaxa Nation to make this unspoiled corner of the American continent an..
This afternoon in Capistrello our Simone presented the activities of Salviamo l’Orso in Valle Roveto on the occasion of the film festival “Walk to know, know to love, love to protect”, organized by the Italian Alpine Club Valle Roveto. We thank CAI for inviting us to speak of the Marsican bear at this event!
After a week of patrolling, the staff of the Abruzzo Lazio and Molise National Park, the Majella National Park, the Monte Genzana Alto Gizio Reserve and the Forestry Carabinieri believe that the bear cub, whose mother was run over and killed on the night of December 24, took refuge in a den, because of the..
As it happens for some time, we like to celebrate the brand-new year with you by greeting the old one with the publication of the last issue of “Terre dell’Orso”. You can find it on our website both in pdf format for downloading and the presentation format through issuu.com. http://www.salviamolorso.it/en/terre-dellorso-archive/ 2019 was plenty of activities for..
In this mild winter there are some bears that have not hibernated yet. In fact, few days ago an interesting encounter occurred in the area of Pescolanciano (IS). A young hunter observed a bear from a distance and, without disturbing it, waited for its distancing and then called Carabinieri Forestali. Ground surveys reported some footprints..
WUULS produces wool clothes by using sustainable row materials and working processes and giving value to the resources of a territory, which is so ecologically extraordinary like the Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park. Until December 25th, the 5% of the sale of WUULS will go to Salviamo l’Orso to help our conservation..
Following some complications related to old age, Lauretta the bear died last Sunday night at the age of 25. Lauretta has lived in captivity in the Park Visitor Centre in Pescasseroli since 1993. She was a scared and malnourished cub when some hikers found her in 1993. Our partner Marco Bonapace, present that day, remembers..
On December 13th, the appeal process for the killing of a Marsican bear in Pettorano was held in L’Aquila. The defendant was acquitted by the Court of Sulmona and the sentence was appealed by the General Prosecutor of Aquila on recourse from the Associations established civil parties, Salviamo L’Orso, WWF, LAC, LAV and Pro Natura…