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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

December 4, 2023

Exhibition The lynx on the Peninsula – connecting territory and consolidating populations) in Beja

From 5 to 16 December, we inaugurated in the municipal library of Beja, the exhibition “O lince na Península – ...
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December 4, 2023

IUCN and LIFE LYNXCONNECT meet in Seville

Between 14 and 17 November, the IUCN Red List Assessment and Green Status Assessment of the Iberian Lynx (Lynx pardinus) ...
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December 4, 2023

The Iberian lynx “arrives” at railway stations in Portugal

The “Remarkable Lynxes: real stories of determination and freedom” campaign aims to raise awareness of the collective responsibility for conserving ...
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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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