Educational Materials

Phoenix develops awareness-raising educational materials (field-guides, booklets, colorful posters, and CDs) with information about rare and endangered species of the Primorsky region and then distributes them among schools, eco-centres and summer camps. Продолжить

Anyuisky National Park Asks for Help

Yesterday Director of the Anyuisky National Park Alexander Samarin contacted Phoenix. Alexander explained why he could not go on with protection of the Park: “There only 1250 rubles (equivalent of $40) left on our bank account, and we are not able to pay for fuels to conduct anti-poaching patrols next month.” Продолжить

Emergency Situation in Kedrovaya Pad Reserve

On October 8, the oldest nature reserve of Primorski region had its 93rd anniversary. Unfortunately, there was no cause for celebration, because the reserve’s work has been paralysed due to lack of funds as the result of a poorly executed reorganisation of the protected areas in the range of the Amur leopard. Продолжить

First results of HELP action

On April 29, Phoenix summed up the results of SMS-Project “HELP!” aimed at fundraising for conservation of the Amur leopards and tigers, as well as the whole Ussuri taiga. During the past one and a half months over 1,582 sms messages totaling 31,640 rubles ($960) were received. Продолжить

Injured Tiger Found on Razdolnoe – Khasan Highway in the Vicinity of the Narva River

At 6 a.m. on April 20, 2009 the head inspector of Khasansky team of Inspection Tiger Zhenya Stoma received information from a casual driver about an injured tiger. Immediately upon obtaining the information the Khasansky team inspectors went to the scene. Продолжить