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Three new PhD theses from the Bear Project in fall/winter 2017 We are happy to announce that 32 PhD theses have now been produced within or in cooperation with the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project.  We congratulate the following new

Two PhD students in the Bear Project defended their theses in spring 2017

We congratulate the following new doctors who wrote and defended excellent PhD degrees and thank them for their important cooperation to the Bear Project.  They are: Therese Sivertsen, who defended her thesis entitled “Risk of brown bear predation on semi-domesticated

Inbjudan Björnsymposium 2016 i Orsa Grönklitt 14-15 dec 2016

Welcome to Björnsymposium 2016 at Orsa Grönklitt. Date: 14th – 15th December 2016 Start: 8:00 AM Prel. Contributors (the final list will be send to all participnts at Nov 30th): Naturvårdverkets nya viltstrategi. (Maria Hörnell-Willebrand, Naturvårdsverket) Det Skandinaviska Björnprojektet till nytta för förvaltningen (Jon Swenson,

Congratulations to Julia Schregel

….who successfully defended her PhD thesis on October 23, 2015. Julia is the twentieth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. The title of her thesis was “Genetic structure and gene flow in a

Congratulations to Andrea Friebe…

… who with the successful defense of her PhD thesis on February 4, 2015 became the nineteenth person to have completed a PhD within the Scandinavian Brown Bear Research Project. The title of her thesis was “Winter ecology of brown

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

Scientific paper on infanticide discussed in VG

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

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

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

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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