Posts Tagged ‘Iberian lynx in olive groves’

Iberian lynx could expand into abandoned agricultural land

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

Scientists have developed a model to identify the agricultural areas with the greatest potential for restoring the habitat of the Iberian lynx. A study by The Instituto de Investigación y Formación Agraria y Pesquera looked at the impact and risk of mountain olive groves being abandoned, in order to come up with an appropriate management system for them (conventional, mixed or organic), or to suggest they should be reconverted to Mediterranean forest. El Mundo and here.