The WOLFLIFE project (LIFE13NAT/RO/000205 – ,,Implementing best practices for the in-situ conservation of the species Canis lupus in the Eastern Carpathians”) is co-financed by the European Commission through the LIFE+ Nature programme and will be carried out between 01.07.2014 – 30.04.2018. The aim of the project is to maintain a viable population of wolves in the Carpathian Mountains by strengthening the management and promoting the human – wolf coexistence.
The project is implemented by the Environmental Protection Agency Vrancea, in partnership with ACDB (The Association for the Conservation of Biological Diversity), the Environmental Protection Agency Harghita and the Environmental Protection Agency Covasna. The targeted area of the project is located in the central and southern part of the Eastern Carpathians, spreading across 6 counties (Vrancea, Covasna, Harghita, Bacău, Neamţ, Mureş) and consisting of 18 Natura 2000 sites. See the map with the WOLFLIFE area.
The main objectives of the project are: