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Title of the project

Study of the home range of the Red fox

Description

They give free access to their territories, they trap and catch foxes that will be equipped with gps collar

Results

Actually only 2 red fox are equipped with tracking collar

Location

Country Belgium
Level Regional
Municipalities involved Hannêche, Bierwart, Acosse, Meeffe, Burdinne, Avin
Province(s) Province of Liège and province of Namur
Region Wallonia

Starting date

2017

Habitat Types

Farmland

Protection status of the areas

No protection status

Species

Species Caracteristics Huntable species
Species Type Mammals (other than large carnivores), Generalist predators
Name(s) of main species Red Fox ( Vulpes vulpes )

Conservation action(s)

Management of habitats and wildlife (e.g. conservation and restoration activities), Research and data collection (e.g. monitoring, bag data)

Partners

Leading partners Faune & Biotopes (http://www.faune-biotopes.be ) and DEMNA (http://environnement.wallonie.be )
Other partners Other hunting associations

Estimation of Human Resources needed

There are 4 people on the project.

Publication(s)

Home range of Red fox by Lefevre Thomas, Lehane Simon and Gosselin Matthias. Published in Chasse & Nature (December 2017 )