The Progetto Lince Italia (PLI) is a non-commercial private organization with legal address at the University of Torino and the official sponsorship of the IUCN Cat Specialist Group. The main task is research on large carnivores with the intent to provide data about population status and interactions with other wildlife species and humans for management and conservation purposes. PLI has carried out the lynx reinforcement project in Friuli Venezia Giulia region, Italy (ULyCA Urgent Lynx Conservation Action). Main collaborations exist with National Forest and Environment Service (Carabinieri Forestali), Regional Forest Service and hunting associations.
Responsible: Paolo Molinari