Ungulates and their management in the Netherlands

S.E. van Wieren, G.W.T.A. Groot Bruinderink

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Eight species of ungulates in the wild or semi-wild state can be found in the Netherlands: red deer, roe deer, wild boar, fallow deer, muntjac, mouflon, cattele and horses. Except for roe deer, which has a country wide distribution, the greatest number of animals of the other species can be found in the Veluwe (a forested heathland area of 100.000 ha in the province of Gelderland)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean ungulates and their management in the 21th century
EditorsM. Apollonia, R. Andersen, R. Putman
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages604
ISBN (Print)9780521760614
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • wildlife management
  • ungulates
  • deer
  • sus scrofa
  • hunting


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