Residents of the Russian Far East Protect Anyuisky National Park

On September 13, 2010 substantial financial support was sent to Anyuisky National Park’s bank account by the Phoenix Fund, Russian ecological NGO, that raised 12,189 rubles ($406) through its “HELP!” text donation campaign in the last two months. 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

Workshop in Kirovka

Between July 4 and July 8 the Phoenix Fund and Primorsky Institute for Further Training of Educators organized a workshop “Biodiversity Conservation and New Methods in Ecological Education” in Kirovka town. Продолжить

Three young tigresses in the Sikhote-Alin nature reserve were sedated and collared

For the last 15 years it is the second case in the Sikhote-Alin nature reserve when the scientists of the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) working on a Russian-American project on Amur tiger conservation had such luck. In one day they captured three tigers. Продолжить