Two weeks after the death of Amarena, the first results of the ballistic report were made public, confirming that the bear was on all fours when she was hit in the side by the bullet. We are expecting the full ballistics report, which around mid-December will shed light on the distance and trajectory of the..
By now the news of Amarena’s death, which was shot on the evening of August 31 with a rifle, has made the rounds in Italy. Salviamo l’Orso immediately started all the legal procedures, which we hope will ensure a trial that will bring justice to Amarena, the cubs and all those people who have taken..
Gaetano de Persiis, for all of us “Nanni,” left us last night. Sad news, a great loss for us, for SLO, for all those who have fought and are fighting to safeguard what remains of this nature mistreated and devastated by selfishness, business interests and indifference. Nanni was among the first,10 years ago, to start,..
Hunters do whatever they want despite the fact that there are clear regulations to avoid anthropic disturbance of the Marsican brown bear and other protected species! While tourists are rightly imposed constraints and bans on observing the animals, thousands of hunters are allowed to go for months with packs of dogs in 83 areas on..
You can donate from this link: https://gofund.me/e36723b8 Five bears have been hit on the SS17 since 2014. Three of them, including Carrito, were killed by the impact. Three is a huge number out of a population of about sixty. When we started the fundraising campaign to secure a dangerous section of the SS17, Carrito was..
The loss of Juan Carrito, road-killed on the 23rd of January along the State Road 17, leaves all of us who are passionate about human-bear coexistence in ecological corridors, with a deep sense of frustration and responsibility for the loss of another bear on the road.
Despite there being less and less snow, there are many proposals to build new, impactful, and very expensive ski facilities in the Apennines. We believe there are alternative ways of experiencing the mountains, which can be promoted by investing in the creation of ecotourism services and betting on the protection of the environment, on which..