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Title of the project

Slovenian bear observations and monitoring

Description

to monitor the population trend of brown bear

hunters reported all observations of bears from a network of 167 observation points from across the country

hunters collected the data

Location

Country Slovenia
Level National

Starting date

2003

Habitat Types

Farmland, Forest/Woodland, Scrub/Grassland 

Protection status of the areas

Natura 2000, Emerald Network, Ramsar, Regional protected area, National protected area, Areas with voluntary or mandatory hunting ban, Hunting reserve, No protection status

Species

Species Caracteristics Huntable species, Protected species
Species Type Large carnivores
Name(s) of main species Brown bear - Ursus arctos

Conservation action(s)

Research and data collection (e.g. monitoring, bag data)

Partners

Leading partners hunters

Weblinks

http://www.lcie.org/Blog/ArtMID/6987/ArticleID/74/Counting-phantoms-in-the-forest-The-role-of-hunters-in-monitoring-large-carnivores