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20 educational workshops in Croatia

During the project, we held 20 educational workshops on brown bear in Primary and Secondary schools in Croatia. We visited [...]

Workshops for local inhabitants on the »hot-spots«

Because of the constant need of raising awareness about proper and consistent use of prevention measures, namely bear-proof garbage- and [...]

Bear-proof compost bins are fully effective, but proper anchoring is needed

The purpose of bear-proof compost bins is preventing bears from accessing anthropogenic organic remains and therefore from attracting bears to [...]

Professor Stephen Herrero awarded at “LIFE with bears” conference

LIFE DINALP BEAR project proudly hosted 26th International conference on bear research and management. The conference took place in Ljubljana, [...]

Bear talk at the meeting of Carinthian hunters

This month we gladly responded to an invitation by the regional hunters association from Carinthia (Slovenia) to present some views [...]

Cooperation with local experts on the hot-spots

On the »hot-spots«, areas, where bears wander near the human settlements most often, we started to locally address the problems [...]

How the bear sees the world

The interactive event »How the bear sees the world« was organized at the Biotechnical faculty at the Department of forestry [...]

Lecture at the Croatian Mountaineering Club “Vučje Bratstvo

On 28th February 2019, the first meeting with the members of the "Vučje Bratstvo" mountaineering club was held. Among others, [...]

Bear workshops at schools

In the last few months, we conducted ten more workshops about bears in Croatia: at the Elementary school Gerovo, Elementary [...]

What do children learn in bear workshops?

During the project we conducted many educational workshops on the brown bear for elementary and secondary schools, which holds true [...]