Questionnaire to describe the academic activities on zoonoses surveillance in the EU

On behalf of EFSA, we (ENETWILD) kindly request your collaboration in a survey on the surveillance of emerging zoonotic pathogens (many of them associated with wildlife) in Europe and neighboring countries. The objective of the questionnaire is to provide an overview of existing surveillance systems for emerging diseases in the EU and neighboring countries. For … Read more

Camera trapping protocol for wild mammals density estimation

Instructions for the placement of camera traps and calculation of density of medium to big sized mammals June 2022 Download pdf -EN Descargar pdf -ES This document presents instructions to estimate the density of medium to big sized mammals through the use of camera traps (CTs). Since different methods are available, we will focus on … Read more

The European Observatory of Wildlife (EOW)

Join a network of “observation points” with common wildlife population estimation protocols and data collection standards to facilitate harmonization and interoperability over Europe The importance of wildlife monitoring for management at European scale Europe represents an enormous socio-political and natural diversity where wildlife management is not only confined to reserves and does not only deal … Read more

Wildlife disease surveillance in Europe?

Are we ready for harmonised integrated surveillance of wildlife diseases in Europe? The ENETWILD project ( held the online workshop (1st-2nd March 2022) entitled “Harmonized and integrated wildlife disease surveillance across Europe: experts’ analysis and future perspectives”.  National veterinary office chiefs, sub-national (Regional/Local) veterinary authorities, reference labs or hunting, agricultural, wildlife and environmental authorities participated … Read more

Iniciativa europea para avanzar en el seguimiento armonizado de las especies silvestres

El IREC coordina la iniciativa europea para avanzar en el seguimiento armonizado de las especies silvestres El Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos (IREC) organizó un taller con la participación de expertos internacionales sobre seguimiento de fauna silvestre como base para la toma de decisiones coordinadas en Europa. A través de ENETWILD (, la Autoridad … Read more

Instrucciones para la colocación de cámaras de fototrampeo para cálculo de densidad de jabalí

Instrucciones para la colocación de cámaras de fototrampeo para cálculo de densidad de jabalí Descargar pdf-ES Download pdf-EN Esta sección presenta instrucciones básicas para estimar la densidad del jabalí mediante el uso de cámaras de fototrampeo (CT). Dado que hay diferentes métodos disponibles, nos centraremos en uno práctico que sea capaz de generar datos confiables … Read more

Guides for carnivores, wild ruminants and wild boar density and abundance estimation

A trilogy of guidelines on estimation of wild mammals population abundance and density for its application in Europe has been published by ENETWILD project funded by EFSA These guidelines include recommendations for selecting methods to estimate abundance or density and its implementations for ungulate, carnivore and wild boar populations are provided.  Methods for generating a … Read more

ENETWILD Camera trap Course

Camera trapping for monitoring wildlife and density estimation ​course 2020 September Training Course The ENETWILD Project ( initiated its way about 3 years ago. By then, the harmonized use of comparable (standardized) data on the distribution and abundance of wildlife in Europe, particularly mammals, was hardly possible. ENETWILD approach, as a pioneer pilot initiative, has … Read more