15 July

Leopards return to the Russian Caucasus

Today three leopards were released into the wild in the Caucasus biosphere reserve for the first time. These animals are expected to lay the foundation of a new population of Persian leopard in Russia

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Expansion of Exxon operations threatens western gray whales
11 July

Expansion of Exxon operations threatens western gray whales

Despite expert scientific advice and growing concerns about the potential impact on the area’s western gray whales, Exxon Neftegas Limited is forging ahead with plans to expand its oil and gas operations in Sakhalin.

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China and Russia aim at establishing transboundary PAs networks
8 July

China and Russia aim at establishing transboundary PAs networks

The 10th session of the Sino-Russian Working Group on transboundary protected areas and biodiversity conservation was held on 5 - 6 July, 2016, in Vladivostok.

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Amur Green Belt united protected areas of China and Russia
28 June

Amur Green Belt united protected areas of China and Russia

A network of bordering protected areas formed in the Amur-Heilong River Basin: a Memorandum for Cooperation between 16 Chinese and 12 Russian protected areas was signed on 28 June in Khabarovsk.

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