Three bear cubs killed by an adult male on Brenta Mountains in Trentino

From May to June, during the mating period, male bears can frequently attack and kill bear cubs in order to [...]

April 18th, 2017|Bear mortality, Population monitoring|

A bear in Trentino, Italia, captured, radio-collared and released

Two nights ago a young, subadult male bear entered a tube trap in the area of Lasino, Trentino (IT), set [...]

Workshop “Managing brown bear across the Alps, the Dinaric mountains and beyond” in Venice

One of the LIFE DINALP BEAR project objectives is establishment of common guidelines for brown bear management on a population [...]

Networking with IMPEL – EU Network for the Implementation and Enforcement of Environmental Law

Yesterday, the LIFE DINALP BEAR project team from the Biology department of Biotechnical Faculty (University of Ljubljana) hosted a group [...]

Bear intervention teams gather in Trentino

On 17th November 2016 the meeting of Bear intervention teams (BIT) promoted by the action E.2 of LIFE DINALP BEAR [...]

Processing samples from intensive sampling at full speed

Transfer of (part of) bear scat to a Petri dish and then to a storage buffer. Samples are then [...]

LIFE DINALP BEAR at the workshop of the EU Platform for coexistence of people and large carnivores

Our project team members have attended the 3rd Regional Workshop of the Platform for Coexistence of People and Large Carnivores that [...]

Genetic sampling of brown bears in north-western part of Slovenia

In December 2015, we finished with a very successful collection of genetic materials in the area of regular presence of [...]

Press release from PAT: Bear equipped with GPS collar in Valle dello Sporeggio

Provincia Autonoma di Trento published the press release about the bear capturing planned in the Action D.1 of the LIFE [...]

Press release in Croatia: Counting bears and collecting of samples has started

On the occasion of the implementation of the action of counting bears in Croatia and Slovenia by using genetic sampling [...]