Despite some failures, the bobac's acclimatization may be considered as successful. Within the 12-year period of existence their number has increased by 1.5-2 times and totals to 300-320 pos. Some new settlements have appeared; the natural colonizing is going on successfully in the Dubyonsky region. Some animals have already appeared in Ruzaevsky und Lyambirsky reg., but their colonies are vulnerable and are in need of proper protection.
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