First »project« litter of livestock guarding dogs was born

The Sedmak farm near Pivka (Slovenia) is best-practice example of using livestock guarding dogs (LGDs) for protecting herds from large [...]

December 14th, 2016|C2 Damage cases, Conflict mitigation|

Expert visit of livestock guarding dogs in Provincia Autonoma di Trento (Italy)

Last week Silvia Dalmasso, veterinary in charge by Provincia Autonoma di Trento for check the guardian dogs has visited the [...]

November 8th, 2016|C2 Damage cases, Conflict mitigation|

Open Day of Slovenian beekeeping at the tourist farm Pri Lazarju

On Friday, 17th June 2016 there was an Open Day of Slovenian Beekeeping also at the tourist farm Pri Lazarju. [...]

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 [...]

Press release on conflict mitigation among farmers and beekeepers in Slovenia

Conflict mitigation is one of the main activities in LIFE DINALP BEAR project. Within the Action C.2 it is therefore [...]

Protection against damage caused by brown bears on beehives

Three articles about the effective protection against damage caused by brown bears on beehives were published in the September 2015 [...]

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|

First sets of electric fences in the field

On July 22 2015, we began with setting up the electric fences bought in the project. We set up the [...]

July 28th, 2015|C2 Damage cases, Conflict mitigation|

Workshop: Protection measures against large carnivores

On June 4th, Slovenian Ministry for the environment and spatial planning organized a workshop for damage inspectors and agricultural advisors. [...]