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Magnificent Mother Nature saved from mining
6 september 2021 Magnificent Mother Nature saved from mining

Rangers said, “It's a beautiful place with rich wildlife and rare plants, and beautiful in nature. If gold mining had started here, this beautiful place would have been destroyed and the wild animals would have fled. It's a great achievement to be able to stop mining activities in such a magnificent place. ”

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  • The area of Daursky nature reserve has almost doubled 9 august 2021 The area of Daursky nature reserve has almost doubled

    On August 4, 2021, by the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation, the area of Daursky Nature Reserve in Zabaikalsky province was enlarged by 39 thousand hectares due to the addition of 11 new sites.

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  • The 15th school of environmental journalism "Living taiga" was organized in Primorye 5 august 2021 The 15th school of environmental journalism "Living taiga" was organized in Primorye

    The 15th School of Environmental Journalism has united the winners and laureates of the Far Eastern Contest “Living Taiga”. It was organized by “Poslednyaya sreda” interregional environmental press club under "People for Nature" project, which is being implemented by WWF Russia with EU support. In 2021 the School became unique in terms of the number of participants and awards.

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  • Future lawyers took part in the contest of research papers for the investigation of environmental crimes 19 july 2021 Future lawyers took part in the contest of research papers for the investigation of environmental crimes

    The Vladivostok branch of the Far Eastern Law Institute of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia and WWF Russia have summed up the results of the interuniversity competition of research papers on the investigation of environmental crimes among cadets and students of the law institutes of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia.

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  • Conservationists of the Amur ecoregion learn to solve conflict situations 6 july 2021 Conservationists of the Amur ecoregion learn to solve conflict situations

    A training workshop for non-governmental organizations was held in Vladivostok under People for Nature project, which WWF Russia is implementing with the support of the European Union, to improve competencies in resolving conflict situations and to maintain a constructive dialogue with business and other stakeholders in the implementation of environmental activities.

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  •  “Taiga planet” and lake Amut: a new video project about sanitary cutting in Khabarovsky province 18 june 2021 “Taiga planet” and lake Amut: a new video project about sanitary cutting in Khabarovsky province

    The premiere of the film “Barbarism by Law: sanitary cutting in Khabarovsky province” made by grassroots movement “Taiga Planet” took place on June 19 on YouTube channel. The film was produced as part of People for Nature project with the support of WWF Russia.

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  • Things You May Not Know About the Grasslands 18 june 2021 Things You May Not Know About the Grasslands

    Today is June 18 (one of the biggest shopping days in China), when our friends are busy emptying the shopping cart, We’d like to remind you that today is China's Grasslands Conservation Day.

    Grasslands is one of the most important ecosystems on the earth, known as the "skin of the earth", which has important ecological functions such as wind break and sand fixation, soil and water conservation, climate regulation, and biodiversity maintenance, as well as irreplaceable economic and social functions.

    Grasslands is widely distributed on the earth. The global grasslands area is about 3.2 billion ha., accounting for about 20% of the earth's land area. However, grasslands is the most like to be neglected ecosystem. There are many things you may not know about grasslands.

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  • Satellite monitoring of river pollution during placer gold mining: Amurskaya province in the Russian Far East is again in the “leaders”, but the situation is changing 16 june 2021 Satellite monitoring of river pollution during placer gold mining: Amurskaya province in the Russian Far East is again in the “leaders”, but the situation is changing

    The results of the first month of satellite monitoring of river pollution caused by placer gold mining showed again the absolute “anti-leadership” of Amurskaya province with identified 21 cases of water pollution out of 31 in the entire Amur River basin, and with 687 kilometers of contaminated river sites on the province’s territory out of 926 kilometers revealed in all provinces of the Amur basin. This year the monitoring was launched on May 15 as part of “People for Nature” project carried out with the support of WWF Russia.

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  • Forest inspectors of Primorsky province improve their skills in forest resource assessment 15 june 2021 Forest inspectors of Primorsky province improve their skills in forest resource assessment

    The Primorsky Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife Management and WWF Russia organized training for forest inspectors and foresters to learn forest inventory methods. This knowledge will help to strengthen control over forest users activities in the field.

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