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Title of the project

Study of the home range of the Red fox


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


Actually only 2 red fox are equipped with tracking collar


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


Habitat Types


Protection status of the areas

No protection status


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)


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.


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