Strategy for conservation of the Amur Tiger in the Russian Federation

Strategy for conservation of the Amur Tiger in the Russian Federation. The Action Plan up until 2020 on the implementation of priority actions for the conservation of the Amur tiger, as defined in the Strategy for Conservation of the Amur Tiger in the Russian Federation. - Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, WWF-Russia. - Moscow, 102 pp, 2010.

Strategy for conservation of the Amur Tiger in the Russian Federation approved by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (order No. 25- p of 2 July 2010). 

The Strategy has been formulated in line with the recommendations given in the Strategy for Conservation of Rare and Endangered Animal, Plant and Fungi Species that was approved by the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources, Order No. 323 of 6th April 2004.

The draft of the Strategy was approved by the participants of the International Science and Practice Conference The Amur Tiger in North-East Asia: Conservation Issues in the 21st Century that took place in Vladivostok on 15th-17th March 2010 and the Mammal Section of the

Commission on Rare and Endangered Animal, Plant and Fungi Species of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (order No. 11 of 7 June 2010).

The Action Plan was based on the Strategy for Conservation of the Amur Tiger in the Russian Federation that was approved by the Ministry of Natural Resources, Decree No. 25-r of 2nd July 2010. The Plan is a recommendatory document and reflects the opinions of experts on how to implement the Strategy.

The Action Plan was approved (Protocol No. 11) by the Mammal Section of the Commission on Rare and Endangered Animal, Plant and Fungi Species of the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment at a meeting that was held on 7th June 2010.

Released at October 2010

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