Educational Materials

Educational booklet “Amur tiger” illustrated with colorful children’s paintings

Tiger in Schools

Alexander Vrisch, coordinator of Phoenix’s educational projects, presented an Educator’s Tool Kit on Amur tiger, including a Teacher’s Guide and a DVD. The Kit was developed by 20 educators from eight districts of Primorye, representatives of Wildlife Conservation Society-Russia, Greenpeace-Russia, Primorsky Institute for Further Training of Educators, Lazovsky Nature Reserve, and representatives of Khabarovsky National Pedagogical University and All-Russia Nature Conservation Society from Khabarovsky krai. Продолжить

Educator’s Tool Kit on the Amur Leopard Awarded a Gold Medal

A unique Educator’s Tool Kit on the Amur leopard was awarded a gold medal as the best electronic publication at the 13th Far-Eastern Fair “Publishing House-2009”. Also, at the Second Far-Eastern Contest “Higher Education Publications-2009” the Kit was nominated as the best higher education publications in pedagogy and psychology fields and won the award. Продолжить

Educational kit “Flora and Fauna of Russian Far East”

2006 Phoenix Fund and Primorsky Institute of Retraining and Advanced Training of Teachers with financial support from Vladivostok administration and with participation of “Computer Innovatiotions” Ltd. published educational kit “Flora and Fauna of Russian Far East” with teacher’s guides to them. Продолжить

Leopard posters educational kit

In August 2003 Phoenix with support from AMUR and Fauna and Flora International developed a Leopard Posters Educational Kit for Schools of Primorye. Продолжить

“Tiger at Home” educational kit

In August 2004 Phoenix with support from Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Foundation produced “Tiger at Home” educational kit for schools in Primorye. This kit consists of 4 colorful posters on the Amur tiger as well as teachers’ guide. Продолжить

Educational booklet “Home of the Far Eastern leopard”

In September 2002 Phoenix published 1,000 copies of an educational booklet “Home of the Far Eastern leopard” for local schools.
It covers the topics of the leopard biology, habitat, history and conservation efforts illustrated with the colourful children’s paintings of this beautiful animal. The goal of the project is to increase awareness of the local population and foster positive attitude towards leopards. Продолжить

Biological diversity of Primorsky region (animals).

In 2006, Phoenix Fund and Primorsky Institute of Retraining and Advanced Training of Teachers with financial support from Vladivostok administration and with participation of “Computer Innovatiotions” Ltd. developed two multimedia encyclopedias “Biological diversity of Primorsky region (animals)” and “Sea inhabitants of Russian Far Southeast”. Продолжить

Calendar for year 2009 with children’s paintings

Traditionally, a tiger calendar for year 2009 was created. It has got children’s paintings “A Day of Tiger Life” on each page. The calendar is very much welcomed by everybody. Districts even compete with each other in how many of their works have been selected. Продолжить

Assessment of the Himalayan Black Bear Population Status in Primorsky and Khabarovsky Regions

The project presupposed collection and analysis of all available information on Himalayan black bear: its numbers assessment, population structure and status, distribution, reproductive capacity and harvesting limits. The aim of the project was to develop a set of recommendations for strategy of sustainable use and protection of the species in the Russian Far East. Продолжить