- Bangladesh diaries: tales of a trainee tiger conservationist
- Introducing the Tiger Team
- The big picture of tiger conservation
- Visiting my Chagossian heritage – Yannick Mandarin
- Egypt Expedition – Meet the team
- The new Principles and Criteria are approved, but challenges remain
- There’s no right way to eat a rhesus
- The RSPO endorses the ZSL High Conservation Value Monitoring System
- Work with hunters on Easter Sunday but no bunnies
- Andrea: I think the statement "hunters with metal ammuniti...
- Elsa Lamb: WOW! what an adventure. So sad to see the original...
- Elsa Lamb: What wonderful work you do, I'm so proud of you Ta...
- Marcus Felson: A new center on wildlife crime. A new Symposium t...
- Marcus Felson: Increasingly criminologists are looking at wildlif...
The Russian Far East
Necropsies and parasites by Mikhail Goncharuk
There are different ways of studying health in wildlife – live trapping with physical examination, blood sampling for serological surveys , etc.. Parasitological necropsies are also included in this list. Such kind of work related to determination of endo and ectoparasites was performed in leopard cats. Usually we work with live animals, that have been caught in [...]
Big cats trapping – fall 2011
September came at last, trees are tinged by yellow colors , and one could sense some adventures from all of it. Everyone is in anticipation of this exciting event – Amur leopard and tiger trapping. I name this event to be exciting not only because we are faced with trapping wild and rare big cats [...]
Death of the “bad guy”
Hi all. I’m sorry that did not let you know about wild life news from Russian Far East for a long time. But as for recent case – It is just my duty to tell you about it. The story starts with phone call in the last days of the February – It was my [...]
The Great Britain trip
After spending about two weeks in Moscow, where I was being during the process of the UK visa legalization, I had finally got cherished document and left the capital of Russia for the capital of Great Britain. The first point of destination was the Wildlife Heritage Foundation (WHF), the breeding centre for big felid species. [...]
The ways of ungulate sampling
Investigation of diseases among Amur leopard and Amur tiger potential prey species such as ungulates is a significant part of our work. This time I would like to pay attention to this part of our work and describe the ways of samples obtaining from such animals as sika deer, roe deer and red deer. Totally [...]
Stoppage at the Moscow
Though having a big number of friends from aboard, I have never left the borders of my country. But I’m happy to say that such chance appeared a few months ago. The Zoological society of London invited me to Great Britain, where I’ll have opportunity to visit ZSL London and Whipsnade zoos, Wildlife Heritage Foundation [...]