The Wolf Intelligencer

"When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe." John Muir

Norway – Norge

Denmark / Finland / Norway / Sweden / Greenland

Wolves in National Parks of Norway
låfjella–Skjækerfjella National Park (Norwegian: Blåfjella-Skjækerfjella nasjonalpark, Southern Sami: Låarte-Skæhkere vaarjelimmiedajve)
Øvre Dividal National Park (Northern Sami: Dieváidvuovddi álbmotmeahcci; Norwegian: Øvre Dividal nasjonalpark)
Rondane National Park (Norwegian: Rondane nasjonalpark)

Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)
Eurasion Wolf (Canis lupus lupus)
Turukhan Tundra Wolf (Canis lupus albus)

Population Statistics
befolkningsstatistikk [2015-2016; 65-68. 25 cross border with Sweden. Altogether 90-93] ]

Legal Status; Permanently protected on 15 May 1973. In the Norwegian Red List for 2015 wolf characterized as critically endangered .
Lovlig status

Ulv | Miljøstatus
Norwegian Environment Agency
Norsk institutt for naturforskning (NINA)
Rovdata / Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA)

Norwegian Society for the Conservation of Nature (Norges Naturvernforbund)
WWF Norway
Friends of the Earth Norway / Norges Naturvernforbund

News Resources & Publications
Nyheter ressurser og publikasjoner
TV2 (Norway)

siste nytt

Wolf and Wildlife News from Norway – Norge

Journal Articles

Activity patterns of predator and prey: A simultaneous study of GPS-collared wolves and moose; Eriksen, A., Wabakken, P., Zimmermann, B., Andreassen, H., Arnemo, J.M., Gundersen, H., Liberg, O., Linnell, J., Milner, J.M., Pedersen, H.C., Sand, H., Solberg, E.J, Storaas, T.;Article (PDF Available)  in Animal Behaviour 81:423-431 · February 2011

Habitat differentiation within the large-carnivore community of Norway’s multiple-use landscapes; May R, van Dijk J, Wabakken P, Swenson JE, Linnell JD, Zimmermann B, Odden J, Pedersen HC, Andersen R, Landa A.; Article in Journal of Applied Ecology 45(5):1382 – 1391 · August 2008

Three approaches to estimate wolf Canis lupus predation rates on moose Alces alces populations; Hege Gundersen, Erling J. Solberg, Petter Wabakken, Torstein Storaas, Barbara Zimmermann, Harry P. Andreassen; Article (PDF Available)  in European Journal of Wildlife Research 54(2):335-346 · May 2008

Human attitudes towards large carnivores in Norway; Eivin Røskaft, Barbara Händel, Tore Bjerke, and Bjørn P. Kaltenborn; WILDLIFE BIOLOGY; Published: 2007

National park planning and local participation: some reflections from a mountain region in southern Norway. Kaltenborn BP, Riese H, Hundeide M. Mountain research and development. 1999 Feb

Attitudes toward wolves in southeastern Norway. Bjerke, T., Reitan, O. and Kellert, S.R., 1998.



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