Guidance to estimate wild boar density

Recently, ENETWILD released a practical guidance to estimate wild boar population, relative abundance and density. The guidance is based on literature review as well as previous experiences from ENETWILD partners and external experts.   DOWNLOAD COMPLETE GUIDANCE   The general aim of this guidance was to review the accuracy and comparability of methods to estimate…

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Wild Boar Congress new opportunities to share experiences

During the next few weeks there will be some meetings where wildlife, but especially wild boar, will play an important role in these congresses. In September, European Wildlife Disease Association organizes the 13th EWDA Conference 27 – 31 August 2018 Larissa, Thessaly, Greece   The European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) seeks to provide a forum…

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Collecting Wild Boar Data : July 2018 update

Risk assessment, risk analysis and risk management require reliable (high quality) wild population data, which are not available so far. This project, funded by EFSA, is aimed at mapping wildlife species in Europe that are relevant for pathogens transmitted to animals and humans. The objectives that ENETWILD will develop during next phases are focused on…

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Collecting data on wild boar abundance across Europe

Release of a model to collect data on wild boar distribution and abundance across Europe: the need for data standards The Consortium ENETWILD (established through a framework contract funded by EFSA) is focusing on the collection of wild boar abundance and occurrence data for the analysis of the risk factors of African Swine Fever (ASF)…

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