«Trial Balloon» Launched!

The Third Open Festival of School and Youth Mass Media – “Trial Balloon” – was held in Luchegorsk. This year over 70 individuals, 32 youth film studios, 11 children and student press-centres from Primorsky krai, Amurskaya and Permskaya provinces, Moscow, Barnaul and other cities submitted their entries. 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

Tiger Marches from China to Russia

This year the conservationists in neighboring Chinese province beat Russian colleagues in celebrating Tiger Day. The fabulous holiday is to be held in Vladivostok (Russia) only on September 26, while Chinese people in Hunchun city (Jilin province) have already held grandiose festive events last weekend (August 28-30). Продолжить

The 5th anniversary of Tiger and Leopard Day in Vladivostok, Primorye, Russian Far East

September 26, 2004 was the 5th anniversary of Tiger Day. In 2000 the Phoenix Fund carried out the Tiger Day Festival for the first time in Vladivostok with support from the Russian and international nature conservation NGOs. Продолжить

Amur Leopard Festival walks along the beaches of Primorye, Russian Far East, August 21, 2004

On August 28, 2005 the already traditional Leopard Land Festival took place on the beach of Baklan bay in Slavyanka City in the Khasan district, the habitat of the last remaining 30 Far Eastern leopards. Продолжить

Tiger and Leopard Day in 2003

On September 27, 2003 Vladivostok celebrated the Tiger Day Festival. It is a wonderful tradition initiated several years ago in the Russian Far East by Phoenix, a local non-governmental organization, with support from the international community. Продолжить