Participation of Lithuanian hunters in large carnivore survey

March 15, 2017
March 15, 2017 FACE

To examine data on large carnivore distribution/population size collected by hunters and researchers, in doing so to compare the accuracy of data on animal sightings and that on tracks. This could then be used to draw up species management plans collection of hunters’ data on lynx, wolf, bear and jackal sightings

Country: Lithuania
Starting date: 2000
Species: Eurasian Lynx (Lynx Lynx), Brown Bear (Ursus Arctos), Grey Wolf (Canis Lupus), Golden Jackal (Canis Aureus)
Species characteristics: Huntable species, Protected species, Threatened species
Type of actions: Research and data collection
Leading partners: Gamtos tyrim? centras ( med?iotoj? ir ?vej? draugija (

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