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First larvase of Carabus olympiae are born

We are in the octave week of monitoring. We are still capturing Carabus olympiae despite the peak has been overcame. The majority of captured captured insects have been photographed, marked and released in areas bordering interventions.
Regarding breedings, numerous eggs have been laid. Some larvae are born. It is under study the development process and environmental parameters optimal for breeding.
Today the traps  and the data-loggers in reforested areas of
Zegna property were removedto allow free access to the area as in coming days cutting operations will start. In the reforestation of Piedmont Region and in areas of the beech forest, monitoring will continue until the first decade of August.