“Go-anywhere inspectors” protect Amur leopards

On July 6th, 2011 with a generous support from Thomas Plant and GlobalGiving Foundation the Phoenix Fund purchased a quad bike «Yamaha Grizzly 550» and handed it over to Kedrovaya Pad Nature Reserve. The new ATV will allow the law-enforcement officers to patrol the most impassible territories of Kedrovaya Pad and Leopardovy protected areas. Продолжить

Hunters of Primorski Krai will neither orphan bear cubs nor make leopard starve

At the Interdepartmental meeting concerning a forthcoming hunting season at Primorsky Department of Federal Service for Veterenarian and Vegetation Sanitary Supervision (Rosselkhoznadzor) for the first time in the Far East the decision to forbid hunting on dens is accepted. Terms of the hunting period and quota for shooting wild ungulates and bears are also considered. Продолжить