Hunting a longstanding tradition in Sweden
Autumn marks the start of hunting season for moose in Sweden.
It’s a longstanding tradition that can take a lot of patience and practice. And even then that doesn’t mean hunters won’t come home empty-handed.
Radio Sweden tagged along recently with a team of hunters who were out looking for moose and wild boar in a suburb just north of Stockholm.
Related stories from around the North:
Canada: Man in Arctic Canada found guilty of killing polar bear without tag, CBC News
Finland: Growing deer population leading to more accidents, property damage in Finland, Yle News
Norway: Arctic fox’s rapid journey from Svalbard to Northern Canada stuns researchers, The Independent Barents Observer
Sweden: Poachers suspected behind dwindling wolf numbers in Sweden, Radio Sweden