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SE: Request protective hunting of all Skultuna-wolves

Roughly translated by TWIN Observer

News P4 Västmanland

Now applying the Västmanland Sheep farming association, Hunters Association in Västmanland and LRF Mälardalen Region for a protective hunt of all wolves in Skultuna / Västerfärnebo-territory. Wolf The issue is particularly relevant in Västmanland right now, after wolves attacked and killed several sheep and lambs in the area of Fläckebo.

The three organizations believe that society must ensure that meat producers have the opportunity to “continue with its production in decent conditions in areas where there are wolves.”

Livestock owners should be compensated by the Environmental Protection Agency for its costs to attacks by predators, like the LRF.

LRF would like all owners will get a billing address to the Environmental Protection Agency, where they can send their bills.

LRF Mälardalen also demands:

  • Full reimbursement for the set of predator fences.
  • Full reimbursement for maintenance of predator fence, including the need for clearing the fence about 4 to 8 times per year.
  • That all additional work demanded by predator presence will be compensated in full.

    LRF Mälardalen does not accept that funds for compensation be taken from the Rural Development Program, it writes in a statement.