NOCTURANL SURVEY OF BIRDS OF PREY IN LEAOTA AREA

Throughout February, FCC researchers started a nocturnal birds of prey survey in the northern sector of Leaota. We searched for seven species, previously recorded in the neighboring areas. The birds of prey are considered as important ecological indicators for the quality of the ecosystem. At the beginning of each census, a period of silence wasRead more

THE BEARS OF LEAOTA ARE NOT SLEEPING

The thick layer of snow started to melt following a few warmer days about ten days ago. Now, the temperature is very low again, but interestingly there was quite some bear activity all over the frozen forests. The most famous hibernator, the bear, actually doesn’t fully hibernate. While denning, the bears heart rate, breathing rate,Read more