RAISING AWARENESS Balkan chamois workshop held in Velebit

At the beginning of October, a successful workshop on the Balkan chamois was held in the Croatian village of Krasno, close to the Velebit rewilding area. The aim of the workshop, which was organised by the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Zagreb – and held in cooperation with the Rewilding Velebit team, Croatian Hunting Association of Ličko-Senjska County and Northen Velebit National Park (which hosted the event) – was to present recent scientific research carried out as part of the BalkCham-DNA project, raise awareness of the status of the Balkan chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra balcanica), and explore new possibilities related to the animal’s conservation. “The main goal of this workshop was the presentation of recent scientific research carried out … Continue reading RAISING AWARENESS Balkan chamois workshop held in Velebit