Planning and establishment of European mink island sanctuaries in Estonia and Belarus
Professor David Macdonald
University of Oxford, WildCRU
Host Country Institutions:
National Academy of Science - Belarus, Taillin Zoo
Europe & Central Asia
To promote a management plan for the survival of the European mink by the introduction of mink to Hiumaa Island.
Extensive training for 5 Belorussian and 5 Estonian conservationists; management plan; database; island bird sanctuary
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