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Bigăr Waterfall in Romania, one of the most spectacular in the world, at risk due to massive deforestation

The famous Bigăr Waterfall located in Cheile Nerei – Beușnița National Park, southwestern Romania, known as one of the most spectacular falls in the world, might be in danger due to massive deforestation in the area. Environment NGOs Agent Green ...

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Three men, suspected of illegally hunting brown bears, remanded

Three men, suspected of illegally hunting brown bears, a species currently protected by law, have been detained following a nine-day search in Mureş and Sibiu counties. The damage is estimated at over EUR 120,000, and the police has found during ...

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Czech citizen caught at Petea customs with 680 antlers

A Czech citizen was caught by Petea border police officers while trying to take out of the country 680 antlers without legal documents, a press release issued by the General Inspectorate of the Border Police reported on Thursday. The man ...

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Update: Donald Trump Jr. reportedly in Romania to hunt deer

According to sources, Donald Trump Jr., the US President’s eldest son, is in Giurgiu County on Wednesday to hunt deer, stirileprotv.ro reports. Donald Trump Jr., 39, reportedly landed on Baneasa Airport in Bucharest by private plane and then left to ...

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Brasov Prosecutors open investigation on how the survey allowing the killing of 1,700 animals from protected species was conducted

The Prosecutor’s Office upon the Brasov Court of Appeal is investigating the way the survey allowing the killing of 1,700 animals from protected species was conducted, survey which was the basis of an Environment Minister’s order. The order has been ...

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Mayor in Olt county shot dead during hunting

The mayor of Tătulești commune in Olt county, Lucian Istrate was shot dead on Saturday while he was hunting. Police sources said the mayor was a beater and was accidentally shot dead by another hunter whose son died in 2009 ...

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Harghita County Council President: We have four times more bears than the ‘optimal level’. Five people were attacked by bears in the county in 2015

Harghita County Council President Borboly Csaba calls on the European bodies to take measures to solve the problems caused by wild animals, claiming that the number of bears is now four times bigger than the one that can be supported ...

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Green light for chamois hunting in Fagaras Mountains

In the past years, Fagaras Mountains have become foreigners’ favorite hunting destination, particularly for the chamois species. Most hunters are coming from Finland, Denmark, Norway, but also from Germany and Austria. This year, game licences have been released for 16 ...

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