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Life LynxConnect

Creating a genetically and demographically functional Iberian Lynx (Lynx pardinus) metapopulation

Our goals are

To connect

all population nuclei

To increase

the overall population size

To ensure

prey availability

To minimise

non-natural mortality

To get

society involved in the species conservation

To innovate

in the species long-term monitoring

We implement these actions

  • Creating new nuclei and connecting existing ones
  • Managing the population on a genetic basis
  • Improving the Iberian Lynx and European Rabbit habitat
  • Making infrastructures safer
  • Disseminating the importance of wildlife conservation
  • Improving working methodologies
  • And many other things

We are 21 partners working on Iberian Lynx conservation

Supported by the LIFE Programme of the European Union


Lynxes in the wild in 2022


Distribution range size in 2022


Lynxes released since 2010


Cubs born in 2022

July 14, 2024

The journey of “Troncho”.

The dispersal of young lynx, mostly males, before stabilising territories with adequate food and conspecifics is a common phenomenon, and ...
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July 12, 2024

A special edition of CatNews from the IUCN, on how the Iberian Lynx recovered.

Cat News, the bi-annual newsletter of the IUCN Species Survival Commission’s Cat Specialist Group, has just published a special issue ...
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June 25, 2024

LIFE LYNXCONNECT presents in the Spanish Senate, the result of 22 years of work and LIFE Projects.

LIFE LYNXCONNECT presents in the Spanish Senate, the result of 22 years of work and LIFE Projects, which have placed ...
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Collaborate with us

Gradually we’ll be introducing tools on our website so you can help us in the Iberian Lynx conservation, e.g. uploading to the website photos or videos of lynxes you have seen in the wild
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