• Polski
  • Czeski
  • Słowacki
  • Angielski
Pracownia na rzecz Wszystkich Istot

Protection of large carnivores

Wolf (Canis lupus)

Scientific classification

Order: Carnivora

Family: Canidae

Legal status

International law

The Berne Convention – Appendix II

The Washington Convention, CITES – Appendix II

The Habitat Directive – a priority species, Annex II, IV,

Poland and Slovakia have been granted derogation from the strict protection of wolf.

Discover its biology and ecology. Learn more about the dangers and possibilities of protection.