The European Bison Conservation Center (EBCC) is the International Network gathering European bison breeders from Poland, Germany, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Romania, Belgium, Czech Republic and Belarus.
European Bison Conservation Centre is a long-term project of non-governmental organization the European Bison Friends Society located in Warsaw, Poland.
-> Collection of samles -> Description of samples -> Preservation and storage of biological material during transport -> Address of the genetics laboratory
Genetic samples analysis is one of the tool used in the management of wisent population. Genetic analysis are conducted at the Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding (Warsaw University of Life Sciences) by scientists very much involved in the molecular genetic.
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The next meeting of EBCC BOARD will be held at conference in Gołuchów, September, 2017.
More information about conference will be posted at European Bison Friends Society website.
We provide the map showing the distribution of the herds of European bison. INFORMATION: EBCC partners are marked in yellow. Countries with breeding centers, but without EBCC regional office are marked in grey. Click the flag toRead more
WORLD REGISTER OF LIVING PURE-BRED EUROPEAN BISON ON 31 DECEMBER 2015:
Animals living in captivity: 1 674 individuals (634 males, 1 040 females) [Source: EBPB, 2015]
Animals from semi-free living herds: 400 individuals [Source: EBPB, 2015]
Animals from free living herds: 4 009 individuals [Source: EBPB, 2015]
TOTAL NUMBER OF EUROPEAN BISON: 6 083 INDIVIDUALS [Source: EBPB, 2015]