The county administrative board has decided to cull four wolverines in Tåssåsens sameby chips. Sami village had applied to hunting 12 wolverines.

In November sent Tåssåsens sameby an application for culling on 12 wolverines within sameby chips, eight in season areas in the mountains and four in the winter grazing area south of Rätan.

Sami village believe that the wolverine will cause great damage to the herd. Last winter was killed 17 reindeers for four days in vinterbetensområdet.

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