Author Archives: Christoph Promberger

Wildlife Snow Tracking in Leaota

WINTER WILDLIFE TRACKING IN LEAOTA These days, Leaota is covered by a thick layer of snow. The landscape is breath-taking, from the virgin forests at the lower altitudes to the alpine pastures on the mountain tops. The snow offers good condition for winter tracking, since wild mammals are generally difficult to observe in the denseRead more

Large carnivore inventory in Leoata – Brown Bears

This year, Foundation Conservation Carpathia started a research and monitoring programme focused on the evaluation of large carnivore populations: Bear (Ursus arctos), Wolf (Canis lupus) and Lynx (Lynx lynx). The research covers also Leaota area and Wildland properties. Our non-invasive genetic sampling will bring more precision in identification of individuals in comparison to the conventionalRead more