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Wolves in Picos de Europa National Park / Parque Nacional de Picos de Europa

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

Population Statistics [2,000-3,000?) Censos de lobos en España | Ecologistas en Acción
Las Estadísticas de Población

Legal Status; Wolves are managed separately by region (including national parks) so may be considered a game species in some regions and fully protected in others.
Estado legal

El Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente
Signatus (Spain)

Asociación para la Conservación y el Estudio del Lobo Ibérico (ASCEL) (Palencia, Spain)
Grupo Lobo Euskadi
Amigos del Lobo de Sierra Morena
Grupo Lobo de Portugal
Sociedad Española para la Conservación y el Estudio de los Mamíferos (SECEM)
ADENA (WWF España)
Lobo Marley
Fauna Ibérica

News Resources & Publications
Recursos de Noticias y Publicaciones
Spanish News Today
La Opinion dezamora
lobo | – ag rural

Noticias más recientes

Journal Articles

Conflict misleads large carnivore management and conservation: brown bears and wolves in Spain. Fernández-Gil A, Naves J, Ordiz A, Quevedo M, Revilla E, Delibes M. PLoS One. 2016 Mar

On the path to extinction: Inbreeding and admixture in a declining grey wolf population
D Gómez‐Sánchez, I Olalde, N Sastre… – Molecular …, 2018 – Wiley Online Library

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

Shepherds’ local knowledge and scientific data on the scavenging ecosystem service: Insights for conservation
Z Morales-Reyes, B Martín-López, M Moleón… – Ambio

Leishmania in wolves in northern Spain: A spreading zoonosis evidenced by;  wildlife sanitary surveillance; A Oleaga, S Zanet, A Espí, MRP de Macedo… – Veterinary Parasitology, 2018

Spatial variability in wolf diet and prey selection in Galicia (NW Spain)
L Lagos, F Bárcena – Mammal Research, 2018

Noninvasive heavy metal pollution assessment by means of Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus) hair from Galicia (NW Spain): a comparison with invasive samples
D Hernández-Moreno, I de la Casa Resino… – Environmental …, 2013 – Springer

Genetic epidemiology of Sarcoptes scabiei in the Iberian wolf in Asturias, Spain
…, J Vicente, S Maione, RC Soriguer, C Gortázar – Veterinary …, 2013 – Elsevier

The wild (canis lupus) as a dispersal agent of animal carcasses in Northwestern Spain. de los Terreros JY, Abarzuza LL, Bárcena F. Journal of taphonomy. 2012

Factors influencing wolf Canis lupus roadkills in Northwest Spain. Colino-Rabanal VJ, Lizana M, Peris SJ. European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2011 Jun

Surveying wolves without snow: a critical review of the methods used in Spain. Blanco JC, Cortés Y. Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy. 2011 Jul

Prevalence of antibodies against canine distemper virus and canine parvovirus among foxes and wolves from Spain. Sobrino R, Arnal MC, Luco DF, Gortázar C. Veterinary microbiology. 2008 Jan

Dispersal patterns, social structure and mortality of wolves living in agricultural habitats in Spain. Blanco JC, Cortés Y. Journal of Zoology. 2007 Sep

Wolf response to two kinds of barriers in an agricultural habitat in Spain. Blanco JC, Cortés Y, Virgós E. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 2005 Feb

Ecological analyses of the intestinal helminth communities of the wolf, Canis lupus, in Spain. Segovia JM, Guerrero R, Torres J, Miquel J, Feliu C. Folia parasitologica. 2003 Sep

Helminths in the wolf, Canis lupus, from north-western Spain. Segovia JM, Torres J, Miquel J, Llaneza L, Feliu C. Journal of helminthology. 2001 Jun

Distribution, status and conservation problems of the wolf Canis lupus in Spain. Blanco JC, Reig S, de la Cuesta L. Biological Conservation. 1992 Jan