16.02.2010 - 17:15
The Arctic Fox as flagship of the north
Changes in the ecology of those flagship species indicate changes in their ecosystem. Monitoring is based on thorough long -time research and present knowledge.
Based on the review the arctic fox will suffer from habitat loss while forests take over the arctic tundra, competition with red foxes and changes in prey abundance - all in combination with other threats for the species.
You can see the full report on the IUCN web page