Romania announces ban on trophy hunting of bears, wolves and wildcats

Romania’s government has suspended a draft order that would have allowed the shooting of 552 bears, 657 wolves and 482 wild cats over a 12-month period in the largest-ever hunting quota.

Mongabay

Last updated on 10 October 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Romania
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade