Informative material

                             Guidelines

A Guidebook to Human-Carnivore Conflict (Seth M. Wilson)

Guidelines – Non-consumptive use of brown bears in tourism: guidelines for responsible practices

                            Brochures

BROWN BEAR IN DINARIDES AND ALPS (ENG)

                            Project bulletin

Project bulletin 1_LIFE DINALP BEAR – LIFE with bears (ENG)

Project bulletin 2_LIFE DINALP BEAR – LIFE with bears (ENG)

                            Leaflets

Invitation letter to 26th IBA Conference

Bookmark – Discover Dinarics info card (in French)

Bookmark – Discover Dinarics info card

Discover Dinarics (in SLO, ENG, CRO, GER, ITA, and FR)

Support bear friendly products

Coexistence with bears 1

Coexistence with bears 2

Coexistence with bears 3

Reduction of brown bear – vehicle collisions in Slovenia (ENG)

Keep bears wild and away from human foods (ENG)

How to behave in bear areas (ENG)

“Bear Friendly” (SLO)

“Bear Friendly” (CRO)

                            Posters

Poster – Coexistence with bears 1

Poster – Coexistence with bears 2

Poster – LIFE DINALP BEAR_Trentino 1

Poster – LIFE DINALP BEAR_Trentino 2

Poster – LIFE DINALP BEAR_Trentino 3

Poster – Brown bears coping with Croatian highways (ENG)

Poster – Coexistence with brown bear  (SLO)

 

Project documents

                           Conflict mitigation

Guidelines for bear intervention groups (Action A.1)

Maps showing density of different types of damages caused by bears in Slovenia (Action A.1)

Analysis of occurrence of human-bear conflicts in Slovenia and neighbouring countries (Action A.1)

Načrt izvajanja ukrepov za zaščito premoženja pred medvedi in zmanjšanja pogostnosti zahajanja medvedov v naselja (SLO, abstract in ENG) (Action C.1)

                            Mitigation of bear traffic mortality

Action plan for the implementation of the mitigation measures in Slovenia 30.6.2015 (Action A.4)

Action plan for the implementation of the mitigation measures in Croatia (Action A.4)

Impact of bear-vehicle collisions on Slovenian-Croatian brown bear population and its expansion into the Alps (report) (Action A.4)

The effect of improper rubbish bins on highways to the attraction of bears on highways (Action A.4)

Divlje životinje i promet na autocestama (article, CRO) (Action A.4)

Garbage bins plan (Action A.4)

Evaluation (monitoring) of the effectiveness of mitigation measures implemented to prevent traffic related bear mortality 2015 (Action D.2)

Evaluation (monitoring) of the effectiveness of mitigation measures implemented to prevent traffic related bear mortality 2016 (Action D.2)

Evaluation (monitoring) of the effectiveness of mitigation measures implemented to prevent traffic related bear mortality 2017 (Action D.2)

                            Population management

2016 Annual population status report for brown bear in Northern Dinaric Mountains and Eastern Alps (Action C.5)

2015 Annual population status report for brown bear in Northern Dinaric Mountains and Eastern Alps (Action C.5)

Guidelines for Common Management of Brown Bear in the Alpine and Northern Dinaric Region (Action A.6)

Plan for the establishment of supplementary feeding with carrion on 22 selected feeding sites and monitoring of its effectiveness (SLO) (Action A.5)

Availability of carrion from wild ungulates as food source for bears in Slovenia (report, SLO; abstract in English) (Action A.5)

                            Ecotourism

Non-consumptive use of brown bears in tourism: guidelines for responsible practices (Action C.6)

                            Public attitudes

Focus groups technical report (Action A.2)

Public attitudes, perceptions, and beliefs about bears and bear management – technical report (Action A.2)

Analysis of hunting organizations questionnaire (Action C.6)

 

Press releases

                      Slovenian

4.10.2017 – Zaključena nova ocena številčnosti populacije vrste rjavi medved v Sloveniji

27.7.2017 – S spremljanjem gibanja medvedov do boljšega sobivanja z njimi

10.5.2017 – Medovarni smetnjaki – ukrep za preprečevanje zahajanja medvedov v naselja

12.10.2016 – Medovarni kompostniki – pomemben ukrep za zmanjšanje konfliktov med ljudmi in medvedi

3.6.2016 – Interaktivni portal pri rjavih medvedih v ZOO Ljubljana

15.2.2016 – Dinamični prometni znaki opozarjajo voznike o prisotnosti medvedov in ostalih velikih prostoživečih živali ob cestišču

25.1.2016 – Medvedji dan – prvi seminar o nepotrošni rabi medvedov v turizmu

1.12.2015 – Pomoč rejcem drobnice in čebelarjem na območju prisotnosti rjavega medveda

16.10.2015 – Ocenjevanje številčnosti medvedov s pomočjo genetike

15.4.2015 – Kako se vesti na območju prisotnosti rjavega medveda

                  Croatian

7.9.2016 – Uhvaćeni u žici: Zbog pozidanja 30.000 km žičanih ograda na granicama, potrebno je mijenjati strategije zaštite prirode u Europi i Aziji (CRO)

19.2.2016 – Svjetski stručnjaci međunarodnih udruga za istraživanje i upravljanje medvjedom nude pomoć vladama republika Slovenije i Hrvatske (CRO)

20.1.2016 – Hrvatski stručnjaci o žilet-žici u renomiranim časopisima (CRO)

Correspondence: Refugee fences fragment wildlife (J. Linnell) (ENG)

30.10.2015 – Koliko medvjeda je previše medvjeda (CRO)

14.10.2015 – Započelo brojanje medvjeda i sakupljanje uzoraka (CRO)

21.5.2015 – EU projekt „Upravljanje populacijom i zaštita smeđeg medvjeda u sjevernim Dinaridima i Alpama“ (LIFE DINALP BEAR) (CRO)

15.5.2015 – Kako se ponašati u staništu medvjeda (CRO)

                  Italian

29.08.2017 – Orsi in Trentino: questi i dati reali

31.05.2017 – Catturato e radiocollarato un orso in Val Algone

4.5.2017 – Allevatori interessati ai cani da guardiania

2.5.2017 – Un convegno sui “cani da guardiania”

5.4.2017 – Catturato e radiomarcato un orso

27.07.2016 – Orso: venerdì 5 agosto serata informativa a Candriai

17.02.2016 – ll Trentino testimone a Bruxelles della possibile convivenza tra uomo e grandi carnivori sulle Alpi

28.10.2015 – Radiocollarato un orso nella valle dello Sporeggio

20.10.2015 – Incontro internazionale sull’orso

 

Popular articles

July 2014 – Ceste i mostovi_Divlje životinje i promet na autocestama (CRO)

February 2015 – Lovački vjesnik_Medvjedi će biti genetički prebrojani (CRO)

May 2015 – Kmečki Glas_Preprečevanje nastajanja škod na drobnici (SLO)

August 2015 – Kmečki glas_Kako ravnati ob srečanju z medvedom (SLO)

September 2015 – Slovenski čebelar_Kako varovati čebelnjake pred napadi medvedov (SLO)

September 2015 – Lovec_Medvedi in genetika – novi izzivi za novo desetletje (SLO)

October 2015 – Lovec_Projekt celovitega upravljanja in varstva medveda v severnih dinaridih in Alpah (SLO)

November 2015 – Dobra Kob_Medvjedi iz epruvete (CRO)

December 2015 – Čebelje paše v Sloveniji_Varovanje čebelnjakov pred napadi medvedov (SLO)

December 2015 – Lovec_Povozi medvedov na cestah in železnicah (SLO)

February 2016 – Kraški obzornik_Varovanje drobnice pred velikimi zvermi s pomočjo visokih električnih mrež (SLO)

March 2016 – Občinsko glasilo občine Hrpelje-Kozina_Varovanje drobnice pred velikimi zvermi s pomočjo visokih električnih mrež (SLO)

March 2016 – Burja – glasilo občine Komen_Varovanje drobnice pred velikimi zvermi s pomočjo visokih električnih mrež (SLO)

April 2016 – Dobra kob_Okrvavljena lovačka etika (CRO)

April 2016 – Carnivore Damage Prevention News_LIFE DINALP BEAR: A project to increase tolerance toward bears through conflict mitigation and the development of a population management approach (ENG)

April 2016 – Carnivore Damage Prevention News_Comparison of the occurence of human-bear conflicts between the northern dinaric mountains and the south-eastern Alps (ENG)

April 2016 – Carnivore Damage Prevention News_Bear management: The case of a bear attack on humans in Trentino, Italy (ENG)

April 2016 – Carnivore Damage Prevention News_Defining, preventing and reacting to problem bear behaviour in Europe (ENG)

July 2016 – Trdoživ_Srečanja z rjavim medvedom (SLO)

August 2016 – SloMedia.it_Kako se vesti ob morebitnem srečanju z medvedom (SLO)

August 2016 – Suhorobar_Projekt RJAVI MEDVED na OŠ Sodražica (SLO)

August 2016 – Kraški obzornik_Kako se vesti ob morebitnem srečanju z medvedom (SLO)

August 2016 – Proteus_Odgovoren naravoslovni turizem je naložba v nas same (SLO)

September 2016 – Pivški list_Kako se vesti ob morebitnem srečanju z medvedom (SLO)

September 2016 – Občinsko glasilo občine Hrpelje-Kozina_Kako se vesti ob morebitnem srečanju z medvedom (SLO)

September 2016 – Delo_Odgovoren naravoslovni turizem je naložba v nas same (SLO)

December 2016 – Lovec_Odgovoren naravoslovni turizem je naložba v nas same (SLO)

April 2017 – Kmečki glas_Pastirski psi so odlični varuhi drobnice (SLO)

June 2017 – STA_Odnos javnosti do medveda ključen za učinkovito načrtovanje ukrepov (SLO)

 

Presentations

LIFE DINALP BEAR at the IBA conference in Greece, 20.10.2014 – Monitoring of effective population size – oral presentation (pdf)

LIFE DINALP BEAR at the IBA conference in Greece, 20.10.2014 – Dinara-Pindos population level – oral presentation (pdf)

LIFE DINALP BEAR at the IBA conference in Greece, 20.10.2014 – The early gonadal activity in Croatian brown bears and its management implications – oral presentation (pdf)

LIFE DINALP BEAR at the IBA conference in Greece, 20.10.2014 – poster with general introduction to Life DinAlp Bear project (pdf)

 

Other relevant publications

Jerina, 2017_Prehranske značilnosti slovenskih medvedov (in Slovenian), part of Mohorjev koledar 2018

CDP (Carnivore damage prevention) news – spring 2016

Boitani et al. 2015_Key actions for Large Carnivore populations in Europe. Report to DG Environment, European Commission.

Provincia Autonoma di Trento_Bear report 2014

Provincia Autonoma di Trento_Bear report 2015

European Commission 2015_Defining, preventing, and reacting to problem bear behaviour in Europe

 

Project logotypes

DINALP BEAR – LOGOTYPE COLLECTION – ENG

DINALP BEAR – LOGOTYPE COLLECTION – ENG – + Natura 2000 and LIFE logos

DINALP BEAR – GUIDELINES FOR USING THE LOGOTYPE – ENG