Heartbreaking News About Amur Tigers

This year started with heartbreaking news about Amur tigers. On January 27, a large shipment of wildlife derivatives was seized in Primorye, near the border between China and Russia. Officers of the Far Eastern Operative Customs and border guards stopped … Продолжить

Best Veterinarians Decide Fate of Injured Tiger Cub

On January 13, an injured tiger cub was found in Pozharsky district of Primorye. Primorsky Hunting Management Department specialists immediately arrived on the scene and took the animal to the Centre for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare … Продолжить

5-month-old cub captured and kept at quarantine unit

On December 16, 2016, specialists of Primorsky Hunting Department, Centre for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals (PRNCO «Tiger Centre» and United Directorate of Lazovsky Nature Reserve and Zov Tigra National Park successfully captured an orphan tiger … Продолжить

Western Wildlife Managers’ Team

The Western team is based in Dalnerechensk city in the central – northern part of the Primorsky region, an area still rich in biodiversity and covered with coniferous forests. In 2007, the team drew up 81 citations for violations of hunting regulations, 6 reports on violations of fishing regulations, 22 reports on illegal logging, and also seized 28 illegal rifles and initiated 15 criminal proceedings. Продолжить

Public Environmental Investigation Team

Two public environmental investigation teams were established in March 2001 to enhance the protection work of the state agencies. In 2006 the teams merged into one. The team conducts patrols in Northern Primorye together with police officers, wildlife managers, and fishing inspectors. In addition to the anti-poaching work, the rangers organize conservation-oriented educational activities in local schools. Продолжить