It's the time to admite that Romania is one of the most beautiful countries of Europe. Its wildlife it's best preserved in Europe, besides Syberia. How long it will remain this true without our help? It's a matter of time...
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Associated Press: Bucharest - The government of Romania, one of the last European countries where big game remains plentiful, said on Monday that it would allow hunters to shoot 300 of its estimated 5 300 bears this year, to the dismay of local environmentalists.
The ministry of agriculture also announced a quota of 370 wolves out of a national population of between 2 000 and 3 500.*****
BBC News: ...there are increasing fears that they will soon become extinct in this part of the world. Romania is the only country in Europe that permits bear hunting.
Hunting-tourism has become big business in Romania's Carpathian Mountains, the last place in Europe, apart from Russia, where many large carnivores - bears, wolves and lynxes - can be found.