We want the AmurInfoCenter site to be comfortable and interesting for you. We work with web analytics to become better. Cookies are used to collect analytical data. All information is completely confidential and is never passed on to third parties. Confirm your agreement with the policy regarding cookies or learn more about the technology.

AHEC Newsletter N 43

The Amur-Heilong Ecoregion Complex (AHEC) consists of several Global 200 ecoregions and has been selected as a priority place within WWF’s Global Programme Framework. The region is also home to two priority flagship species, the Amur tiger and Amur leopard.

Contents of the #43 issue

A word to the world
Compliance with the national standards for building of wildlife crossings is immediately required (Mongolia)
Wild animals pass motorway more safely in the Land of the Leopard (Russia)
Primorsky Wildlife Department recognized one of the best in Russia (Russia)
Russian rangers took part in Rangers’ Competitions in China (Russia)
Earth Hour in Primorye was met even by wild ungulates (Russia)
Mongolia Squares Up For Successful Seventh Earth Hour (Mongolia)
The second tiger habitat ranger competition in China (China)
Introduction Seminar for German Industry & Commercial (China)
WWF AHEC Working Plan Adaptation meeting in Beijing (China)
Red Deer Breeding and Releasing Center in Huangnihe Forestry Bureau (China)

United for Conservation effectiveness
Model hunting estate provides training for game users (Russia)
Agreement on having a procedure for pastureland use (Mongolia)
Stakeholder consultation meeting for Amur tiger and leopard conservation next three-year work plan (China) 
Training of SMART and ArcGIS in Dongning, Heilongjiang, China (China)
Training workshop of Songnen Plain Environment-friendly Sustainable Agriculture Development has been conducted (China)

You said Big Cats?
Uporny, the tiger, was found dead in Khabarovsky Province (Russia)
Is this leopard pregnant? (China)
Poacher sentenced to 150 000 USD fine for Amur tiger trophy (Russia)
Orphaned tiger cubs moved to a shared “flat” (Russia)
Orphaned tiger cubs moved to a shared “flat” (Russia)

When the belt is green
The Year for Protected Areas launched in Russia (Russia)
AHEC Protected Areas National Heritage Drawing Contest (China)
The Bikin National Park took part in Earth Hour for the first time(Russia)
The first tiger captured by camera trap (Russia)
The Bikin National Park protects its lands against poachers (Russia)

Walking through the evergreen Forest
Pine forests are saved (Russia)
A campaign “Tree retains water-Water retains life” is supported by local citizens (Mongolia)
«Care center» for Korean pines build in Primorye (Russia)