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Launch of the new logo!

We have finally a new logo! It depicts a female brown bear with a dependent offspring. The idea behind the logo is that the bear family shown represents our study species, the brown bear, as well as our main research

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Scientific paper on infanticide discussed in VG

Link to article: http://www.vg.no/nyheter/utenriks/artikkel.php?artid=10144225

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Congratulations to Marcus Elfström…

… who with the successful defense of his PhD thesis on the 6th of September 2013 became the eighteenth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. The title of his thesis was “Patterns and

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Åtelrapporten är nu online!

Åtelrapporten är nu online! Vänligen ladda ner den i våra publikationer avsnittet. Sök efter nyckelordet “baiting” The report on the effects of baitng for huting purposes is now online! Please download it in our publications section; search after the keyword

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Congratulations to Veronica Sahlén

… who with the successful defense of his PhD thesis on the 31st of May 2013 became the seventeenth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. Her thesis title was “Encounters between brown bears

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Congratulations to Sam Steyaert…

… who with the successful defense of his PhD thesis on the 20th of August 2012 became the sixteenth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. His thesis title was “The mating system of

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Blodprovstagning på björnar i idet 2012

I vecka 8 har vi fångat fem ungbjörnar i sina iden, för att ta blodprover till vårt samarbetsprojekt med Örebro Universitetssjukhus om fysiologin hos vintersovande björnar (se tidigare nyheter). Två 2-åriga björnar som är kullsyskon låg i samma idet –

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Den captures on SVT’s “Vetenskapens Värld”

This week we have been capturing subadult bears in their dens, to collect blood samples for our collaborative hibernation/physiology study (collaboration with Örebro University Hospital, see earlier news). With us on the captures was a reporting team from SVT’s program

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Congratulations Richard Bischof…

…who successfully defended his PhD thesis on the 15th December 2009 (Selective harvesting: Short- and long term consequences for wild populations and their management). His thesis is the 12th PhD thesis published within the SBBRP and is available for downloading

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Congratulations to Jonas Kindberg…

… who with the successful defense of his PhD thesis on the 30th of September 2010 became the fourteenth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. His thesis “Monitoring and Management of the Swedish

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