On May 10, Salviamo l’Orso built up an electric fence to protect an apiary in Luco dei Marsi, which last year a bear raided. We have secured that area so that Salvatore the beekeeper can bring his beehives back there in the next days. We carried out this action thanks to the fund of the..
The weekend of events that Salviamo l’Orso organized in Capracotta (IS) ended on Sunday, April 29th with the members’ annual meeting and the social hike through the wonderful silver fir forest of Pescopennataro. The Saturday 28th’s conference, “The preservation of the Marsican bear: the need for coexistence and wealth for the territory”, attracted a large..
During the third weekend of pruning for the “Let’s take action for the Bear” project, sponsored by EOCA, our volunteers and the collaborators of the Monte Genzana Alto Gizio Regional Nature Reserve freed from dry branches and antagonistic vegetation 94 abandoned fruit trees in the mountain area of Pettorano sul Gizio. The number of fruit..
The second weekend of pruning in the Monte Genzana Alto Gizio Reserve for the “Let’s take action for the bear” project is over. This action aims at increasing food sources for the Marsican bear in natural areas far from urban centres. Despite the rain has affected the intervention, our volunteers have cropped 22 fruit trees,..
A group of highly motivated volunteers from all over Italy and Europe participated to the first pruning weekend for the project “Let’s take action for the bear”, sponsored by EOCA. The volunteers, supervised by the staff of Monte Genzana Alto Gizio Nature Reserve, pruned and freed from antagonistic species 48 fruit trees, especially apple..
We inform you that, because of bad weather forecast, the pruning activities planned for the weekend 23-25 February will be postponed to 16-18 March. However, we confirm the event of the weekend 9-11 March. Please, find the updated program and registration form at the link of the project “Let’s take action for the bear”. We..
Salviamo l’Orso project “Let’s take action for the bear” – sponsored by EOCA – is turning into reality! We are going to carry out the first action of the project: pruning abandoned fruit trees to increase food sources for the bears in mountain areas, outside the small town of Pettorano sul Gizio, in the..
Friday 16th February 2018 at 5.30 pm in Frosinone, at the Hall of the Province Council, in Piazza Gramsci 13, Biagio Cacciola, member of the province scientific committee, Luigi Vacana, president of the province council and culture delegate, and Stefano Orlandini, president of Salviamo l’Orso, will introduce Gaetano de Persiis, the author of “ERNICO. STORY..