The Greens politician said in Berlin that wolves that repeatedly killed protected grazing animals could already be killed under the current legal situation. A balance is needed between the protection of wolves and the protection of humans and livestock. Lemke referred to fences to protect grazing animals from wolf attacks. Fences are the most important prerequisite for safe coexistence with wolves. The minister described the return of the wolf as a major success for nature conservation.
This message was broadcast on Deutschlandfunk on June 2nd, 2023.