The initiative is the result of a collaboration agreement between Generalitat, Barcelona Provincial Council and the UAB.
Matadepera . – The Natural Park of Sant Llorenç del Munt i l’ Obac available from the month of February a new video channel on YouTube that allows you to track the movements of wild pigs in their natural environment in order to study their behavior .
The images are cataloged in the channel Projecte Senglar , thanks to a collaboration agreement between the Department of Agriculture , Livestock , Fisheries , Food and Natural Medi Generalitat de Catalunya , Barcelona Provincial Council and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ( UAB) for the development of the study of the ecology of wild boar (Sus scrofa ) and their distribution in Mediterranean environments , signed in July 2013.
The text explores the movements of wild boar, either by their behavior and movements of anthropogenic activity involvement as an external factor , as well as their health status.
The images are part of a scientific study and research , and include handling, anesthesia, marking and tracing of animals following care protocols to minimize your stress and prioritized to maximize their welfare .
Until now they have added ten videos didactic format , the last being about as wild pigs spend part of their time scratching activity , either in the ground or the bark of trees .