The Wolf Intelligencer



Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)
Iberian Wolf (Canis lupus signatus)

Population Statistics [300? Approximate]
Estatísticas da população

Legal Status; Protected
status legal;

The Institute for Nature Conservation and Forests (LISBON – PORTUGAL)
Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas
Comissão de Ambiente, Ordenamento do Território e Poder Local, na Assembleia da República,

Grupo Lobo (Lisboa, Portugal)

News Resources & Publications
recursos de notícias e publicações
ionline (Lisbon – Portugal)
Boas Notícias (Costa de Caparica, Portugal)
Ecoticias (Portugal)
Journal de Oleiro

notícias mais recentes

Wolf and Wildlife News from Portugal

Journal Articles

DECADE OF USE OF DAMAGE PREVENTION MEASURES IN SPAIN AND PORTUGAL. Cortés, Y., Ribeiro, S., Petrucci-Fonseca, F. and Blanco, J.C., A 2020

The role of fire on wolf distribution and breeding-site selection: Insights from a generalist carnivore occurring in a fire-prone landscape
S Lino, N Sillero, J Torres, X Santos… – Landscape and Urban …, 2019

Risks a la carte: Modelling the occurrence and intensity of wolf predation on multiple livestock species. Pimenta V, Barroso I, Boitani L, Beja P. Biological conservation. 2018 Dec

Use of space and homesite attendance by Iberian wolves during the breeding season
H Rio-Maior, P Beja, M Nakamura, F Álvares – Mammalian Biology, 2018

Lethal management may hinder population recovery in Iberian wolves
M Quevedo, J Echegaray, A Fernández-Gil… – Biodiversity and Conservation, 2018

Wolf predation on cattle in Portugal: Assessing the effects of husbandry systems. Pimenta V, Barroso I, Boitani L, Beja P. Biological Conservation. 2017 Mar

Hybridization between wolf and domestic dog: First evidence from an endangered population in central Portugal
RT Torres, E Ferreira, RG Rocha, C Fonseca – Mammalian Biology, 2017

Perspectives on the Iberian wolf in Portugal: population trends and conservation threats
RT Torres, C Fonseca – Biodiversity and conservation, 2016

Roe deer reintroduction in central Portugal: a tool for Iberian wolf conservation
T Cruz, C Fonseca, J Carvalho, B Oliveira, RT Torres – Galemys, 2014 –

Antimicrobial resistance in faecal enterococci and Escherichia coli isolates recovered from Iberian wolf; A Gonçalves, G Igrejas, H Radhouani, S Correia, R Pacheco, T Santos, …Letters in applied microbiology 2013 Jan

Presence of Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus) in relation to land cover, livestock and human influence in Portugal; J Eggermann, GF da Costa, AM Guerra, WH Kirchner, F Petrucci-Fonseca;Mammalian Biology-Zeitschrift Für Säugetierkunde  2011 Mar

Detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci from faecal samples of Iberian wolf and Iberian lynx, including Enterococcus faecium strains of CC17 and the new …A Gonçalves, G Igrejas, H Radhouani, M López, A Guerra, …
Science of the Total Environment  2011 Dec

Mitochondrial DNA phylogeography and population history of the grey wolf Canis lupus C Vilà, IR Amorim, JA Leonard, D Posada, J Castroviejo, …;Molecular ecology  2002 Jan

Situação populacional do lobo em Portugal: resultados do censo nacional 2002/2003 V Pimenta, I Barroso, F Álvares, J Correia, G Ferrão da Costa, L Moreira, …Relatório Técnico, Instituto de Conservação da Natureza/Grupo Lobo, Lisboa,

Using artificial neural networks to assess wolf distribution patterns in Portugal
C Bessa-Gomes, F Petrucci-Fonseca, Animal Conservation forum 2003 Aug

Utilización espacio-temporal y hábitos alimenticios de un grupo reproductor de lobos en el noroeste de Portugal; S Roque, F Alvares, F Petrucci-Fonseca; Galemys 13 (special issue), 179-191, 2001

O Lobo no Parque internacional Gerês-Xurés. Situação populacional, aspectos ecológicos e perspectivas de conservação; F Álvares, E Pereira, F Petrucci-Fonseca, Galemys 1 2000

Food habits and livestock depredation of two Iberian wolf packs (Canis lupus signatus) in the north of Portugal; J Vos – Journal of zoology, 2000 –



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