Poland Wolf-tracking Field Trip 2017 - contribution to seminar and flight costs
Payment for the accommodation and teaching costs (and the flights) on a week-long field trip to learn how to track wolves, lynx and bears in Carpathian mountains of Poland.
You will be shown how to identify different predator and ungulate tracks and how to recognise other evidence of wolf, lynx and sometimes brown bear occurrence in the field, e.g. scats, scent marks, resting places and prey remains. You will also receive training in methods of data collection, use of field equipment and in various different research methods. Several lectures will also be given to build your knowledge of the biology, ecology, ethology and conservation problems of wolves and lynxes in Poland.