Implementation of selected conservation measures for the Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) in the Czech Republic
Funding: EEA grants 2009–2014, Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic
Supported by EEA Grants.
The project is funded by EEA grants 2009–2014 and the Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic. The grant recipient is fully responsible for the content the web page, namely ALKA Wildlife o.p.s., and does not represent opinion of donors nor of the Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic.
Programme: Small Grant Scheme Action Plans for Endangered Species II, Programme CZ02
Project leader: Kateřina Poledníková
The main aim is to implement selected conservation measures from the national Management Plan for the Eurasian otter in the Czech Republic. The two most important otter population threats are targeted by the project, namely: a) road mortality and b) illegal killing and intolerance of otters by fishermen.