Because of the risk of contamineted meat by the radioactive fall out (Cs 137), this project was important for the public health and for hunters in particular. From all reagion in Italy, hunters contributed to provide the University of Genoa with chest muscles samples from their preys. Club della Beccaccia also offered an economic support.
Starting date: 1986
Species: Woodcock (Scolopax Rusticola)
Species characteristics: Huntable species, Migratory species
Type of actions: Communication, public healt