European bison reintroduction in Southern Carpathians

European bison reintroduction in Southern Carpathians
Project starts at
May 1, 2016
Project ends at
Jan 31, 2021
Subscription ends at
Dec 1, 2020
Needed volunteers
15
Subscribed volunteers
12
Accepted vols
4

Info

Activity domain: Monitorizare specii
Counties: Caras-Severin, Hunedoara
Organization: WWF Romania

Description

WWF Romania is leading a European bison reintroduction program in the Southern Carpathians an environment where the European bison disappeared from over 200 years ago. The European bison is an umbrella species that has a great impact in maintaining ecological processes specific to wilderness areas. A national bison reintroduction programme creates a unique opportunity for wildlife comeback, local community development, eco-tourism, research and education.

Dificulty

Medium