they locate a couple in the surroundings of the central BBVA
A pair of wild boars has been located tonight in the urban area of Madrid neighborhood of Las Tablas, in the immediate vicinity of BBVA headquarters. In turn, sources in the Environment area have told Europa Press that they are waiting for the Community of Madrid, as a competent body in the treatment of these types of animals, to grant them permission to capture and transfer them alive to a center specialized in wildlife.
Neighborhood neighbors have spread on social networks images of two specimens of wild boars walking on a sidewalk on a boulevard in the Las Tablas neighborhood, very close to the headquarters of BBVA. In the recorded video from a car, you express your surprise at the discovery of these animals in the city of Madrid.
For their part, from the Environment area of the City Council they have indicated that the wildlife competition is regional but that, when located on urban land, it will be municipal personnel who capture these animals to take them to a specific center.
Consequently, a permit has already been requested for this and it is waiting for the Community of Madrid to grant such authorization.
The presence of wild boars in urban centers has occurred so far especially in municipalities in the northwest, in localities like Torrelodones, Majadahonda or Las Rozas, among other. In 2018 they held a meeting to coordinate actions for the presence of these animals.
In June of this year, the local Police of Torrelodones, in the northwest of the region, chased away a wild boar herd consisting of ten specimens that had broken into the city center after a neighbor alerted that they were next to the Church Square.
The traffic accidents caused by wild boars 47 percent have been shot in the last two years, as can be seen from the IV Report of the Center for Ponle Freno-AXA Road Safety Studies on vehicle collisions against animals
Presence of wild boars in urban spaces
The City of Madrid He will contact the regional Government of the Community of Madrid as well as various municipalities in the region to "address" the presence of wild boars in urban spaces, said Thursday the municipal government spokeswoman, Immaculate Sanz, in a press conference after the team of government.
All this after a pair of wild boars has been located tonight in the urban area of the Madrid neighborhood of Las Tablas, near the headquarters of BBVA.
«We will get in touch with the Community To see how to address it, also with other municipalities, ”he said below, to point out that“ another proliferation had been noted, ”that“ action will be taken so that accidents do not occur. ”
Sources of Environment area They have told Europa Press that they are waiting for the Community of Madrid, as a competent body in the treatment of this type of animals, to grant them permission to capture them and transfer them alive to a center specialized in wildlife.