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Bulgaria at a glance

Main prey for wolves here are roe deer, red deer (elk) and wild boar. Wolf range is approximately 40 percent of the map shown. Range lines are not depicted.

Species Information

Common Name: gray wolf
Latin Name: Canis lupus

Common Name:
Latin Name: Canis lupus lupus

Current Wolf Population, Trend, Status
Number of wolves: About 1,000 to 1,200
Population trend: Stable/Increasing
Legal protection: The wolf is a game species throughout the region

Most recent data available: 2017

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