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..
Yesterday morning the volunteers of Salviamo l’Orso – along with volunteers of other associations – participated to an Anti-poaching Day organized by the Majella National Park and the Italian Forestry Corps. On this occasion, several snares were detected in and removed from areas of the Majella NP historically plagued by these vile and cruel traps..
Salviamo l’Orso is delighted to announce that in the last few days *AISPA has generously donated 6,000 pounds to support the ongoing Caring for dogs saves the bears project – the project which had already been started thanks to an earlier donation from the Patagonia and Tides Foundation’s grant. This is a vitally important vaccination..
This video, kindly given by Mr. Paolo Forconi, shows the Marsican brown bear in nature. [vimeo https://vimeo.com/116590568 w=500]
A video made by the Salviamo l’Orso’s members Mario Cipollone and Francesco Verrocchio. Special thanks to Antonio Dell’Oso for the soundtrack, to Alessio Evangelista (author of the photo of the dead bear on the asphalt) and to Il Centro newspaper for the photo of the dying bear after a vehicle collision in Villalago (second photo..
PRESS RELEASE After months of campaigning for traffic calming measures to be introduced on the SS83, ‘Salviamo L’Orso’ are pleased to announce that the regional Road Safety Executive has finally agreed to implement the following changes to help reduce the number of animal road casualties in the National Park of Abruzzo; New reduced speed limits,..