National programme for sustainable development of game species populations

May 18, 2018
Posted in Birds, Mammals
May 18, 2018 FACE

For the period of operation of the National Programme the Bulgarian nature has been enriched with 1,644,075 farm produced birds of the species – Phasianus colchicus, Perdix perdix, Alectoris chukar, Anas platyrhynchos and 312 individuals of the species – Cervus elaphus, Dama dama, Ovis musimon, Sus scrofa.

Also, under the Programme, the construction of 228 biotechnical facilities has been finalised, whose purpose is to ensure conditions for adaptation of the farm produced birds to the natural environment before they are released in nature so as to ensure their survival. In order to establish the survivability, rings are fitted to the birds.

Country: Bulgaria
Starting date: 2004
Species: Common Pheasant (Phasianus Colchicus), Grey Partridge (Perdix Perdix), Chukar Partridge (Alectoris Chukar), Mallard (Anas Platyrhynchos), Red Deer (Cervus Elaphus), Fallow Deer (Dama Dama), Eastern Mouflon (Ovis Musimon), Wild Boar (Sus Scrofa)
Species characteristics: Huntable species
Type of actions: Management of habitats and wildlife
Leading partners: Union of hunters and angler in Bulgaria

, , , , , , , , ,

Learn more about FACE:

As an international advocacy organisation, FACE actively represents the interests, values and needs of Europe’s national hunting associations, composed of 7 million hunters.

Contact details

Avenue de la Joyeuse Entrée, 1-5
B-1040 Bruxelles (Belgium)
+32 (0)2 732 6900

FACE gratefully acknowledges financial support from the European Commission (EC).
The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of FACE and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the EC.

FACE – European Federation for Hunting and Conservation

Follow us on social media: @faceforhunters