Press conference on bear-proof garbage containers

Municipality of Kostel is one of the first areas in Slovenia, where we implemented bear-proof garbage containers. At six locations, [...]

Bear-proof garbage containers for better coexistence with bears

In the springtime, after the denning period, bears start to search for food intensively. Attracted by garbage, compost piles and [...]

Monitoring the presence of a bear near garbage cans on Vojsko plateau, west Slovenia

LIFE DINALP BEAR project team reacted on local inhabitants’ request for information, as they were being faced with a garbage [...]

Bear-proof compost bins now available for commercial use

Bear-proof compost bins that are already being distributed for free as part of a project conflict-mitigation measures, are now available [...]

First bear-proof compost bins set up in the field!

In October we started with setting up the first bear-proof compost bins in the field. With this measure we are [...]

October 21st, 2016|C1 Organic waste, Conflict mitigation|

Press conference at the beginning of the distribution of bear-proof compost bins

Municipality of Sodražica is the first area in Slovenia where we started with the distribution of bear-proof compost bins within [...]

Plan for distribution of electric fences and implementation of bear-proof garbage containers and compost bins

Based on the analysis of spatial distribution of bear-related conflicts in Slovenia (within Action A.1) and in cooperation with local [...]

Bear-resistant compost bins are ready!

Company Vrtnarstvo Klemen Trobec s.p. has produced and delivered altogether 100 bear-resistant compost bins in two sizes (100x100x100 cm in [...]

May 25th, 2016|C1 Organic waste, Conflict mitigation|

NEW bear-resistant compost bin test is successful

When household waste or organic materials are not properly stored, bears can become frequent and unwelcomed visitors at human settlements. [...]

November 4th, 2015|C1 Organic waste, Conflict mitigation|

Dr. Seth Wilson, welcome to our project team!

We are pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Seth Wilson to Slovenia as a partner on the Life DinAlp [...]

September 3rd, 2015|C1 Organic waste, C2 Damage cases, Conflict mitigation|