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Participation of Arcpin in the event organized by the Forestry Department of Metsovo regarding the incidents of bears that continue to approach Metsovo village.

On the 22nd of March 3 staff members of CALLISTO (Konstantinos Tziovas, Georgios Lazaros and Georgios Theodoridis) and a MAVAPNP  staff member (Athanasios Korakis) participated in the  event that has been organized by the Forestry Department of Metsovo regarding the incidents of bears that continue to approach Metsovo village to feed from the garbage  bins. The event was really successful and more than 200 inhabitants attended it. The 4 persons who represented the LIFE ARCPIN project, answered all the questions from the villagers of Metsovo and kept notes regarding the behavior of the bears. These notes were sent to the bear expert, in order to enable him to make a plan regarding the management of the aforementioned problematic bears.