Slovakian bear damage compensation scheme

August 21, 2017
August 21, 2017 FACE

to reduce conflicts between humans and bears and reduce the occurrence of retaliatory killing of bears compensation payments are made by the government to victims of bear damage/depredation of livestock/pets some of the revenue from trophy hunting is used to pay the compensation

Country: Slovakia

Starting date:
Species: Brown Bear (Ursus Arctos)
Species characteristics: Huntable species, Protected species
Type of actions: Compensation
Leading partners: Government of Slovakia (

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