News

14-10-2014

First meeting of the Iberian Wolf Working Group

The first meeting of the Iberian Wolf Working Group (IW-WG), held on 27th of September, in the facilities of Escola Superior Agrária, in Castelo Branco, joined 12 Portuguese and 6 Spanish wolf researchers and managers, including ICNF representatives.

08-10-2014

Ask for the Medwolf display

Filling the format on the web site medwolf.eu, it is possible to ask for the 9 panels which compose the display about wolf.  The panels can be requested and exposed for a period to be planned with members of Medwolf Project. Read more….

06-10-2014

Ibriwolf: provincial technical meeting for stray animals reduction

They come from different worlds and they want to stress the importance of their own ideals and values, but meeting up together they showed their will to follow the same purpose: stray animals reduction.

16-09-2014

Watch dogs: other two cubs have been consigned

Project Life+ Medwolf goes on with its actions on the territory. Two cubs have been consigned to a farm owner in Murci (Scansano).

09-05-2014

Training action for the detection of poaching and illegal poisoning

On 30th April in Sabugal, a training action for the detection of poaching and illegal poisoning was held. The training was attended by technicians and wardens of the Institute for the Conservation of Nature and Forest, and agents from SEPNA-GNR. 

09-05-2014

Training on behavioural competences and conflict management

On 16th April, Grupo Lobo organized a training action on behavioural competences and conflict management in the Environmental Education Center of Senhora da Graça - Natural Reserve of Serra da Malcata, in Sabugal. The training was attended by technicians and wardens of the Institute for the Conservation of Nature and Forest.

18-03-2014

Training on wolf damage assessment

Grupo Lobo organized a training action on wolf damage assessment, on the 12th of March, in the Veterinary Hospital of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro University, in Vila Real. The session brought together several technicians and wardens of the protected areas and veterinarians involved in wolf damage assessment.

11-02-2014

“The suspect”: short film about stray animals

“The Suspect”: the short film of Francesco Falaschi about the problem of stray animals.
The video tells about Paolino, a ten-years-old child and about his dog, Camilla, unfairly accused to have damaged the farmers of the area.

11-02-2014

Farmers in parks’ managing boards?

A recent proposal to modify the law on parks, introduces the representatives of farmers into parks’ managing boards. But after latest persecution and violence happenings against wolfs and hybrids in Tuscany, and the consequent communication campaign held by farmers,  some of the parks’ representatives don’t consider appropriate that so particular interests could be expressed  in parks’ managing boards.

07-02-2014

Shocking poster created by farmers against predators.

A shocking poster, showing a stuck lamb, stands out in three different locations of the city. The image, created by Coldiretti Grosseto, CIA Grosseto and Confagricoltura Grosseto, supports the fight against predators and defends the traditions of Maremma.