Tiger heroes awarded on Tiger Day
26 September

Tiger heroes awarded on Tiger Day

Presidential awards were handed over in recognition of work in wildlife conservation. Among the awardees are Yury Darman, head of WWF Russia Amur branch, and Sergey Sidorenko, the vice-governor of Primorsky Province.

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A ban on driftnet fishing resulted in high catches in Kamchatka
15 September

A ban on driftnet fishing resulted in high catches in Kamchatka

High runs of sockeye and chum salmon in Kamchatka this year are tightly connected with the ban on large scale driftnet fishing in Russia’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).

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The Principal Requirement of Petition for the Arctic is Fulfilled
8 September

The Principal Requirement of Petition for the Arctic is Fulfilled

The government has established moratorium on allocation of new leases in the Arctic shelf to oil companies. Earlier, WWF collected eighty thousand signatures for suspension of new off shore oil projects in this region.

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The tiger Uporny probably found his mate
6 September

The tiger Uporny probably found his mate

Field check of the GPS collar data held in late August in Khabarovsky Province showed that the tiger has finally settled in the Gur River basin and ready for family life.

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