Friday, May 17, 2019

"Bear attack on sheep prompts emergency talks between France and Spain"

Slovenia has more than 500 brown bears and is helping the French National Hunting and Wildlife Agency (ONCFS) to reintroduce the mammals to the Pyrenees, where their numbers shrank because of hunting


The bears introduced in the scheme carry tracking devices, but Spanish authorities have no access to the information they produce – they receive the information belatedly from France.