Tiger captured near Artyom returns in the wild


According to Viktor Kuzmenko, Director of the Centre for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals (PRNCO «Tiger Centre»), on Sunday, October 30, the tiger that had been captured near the town of Artyom was released back into the wild in Tigrovoye hunting lease located near Ussuriisky Nature Reserve. A GPS radiocollar was fitted on the young predator so that the specialists of the Hunting Management Department could monitor its health and movements.

Detailed information about tiger release (in Russian) can be found here.

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