In Primorye, completed the census of Amur tigers

Monitoring of Amur tigers in Primorye completed. The aim of the project is to track changes in the tiger population.

the Census of the tiger population, conducted once in 10 years. The movements of predators monitored with special radio collars and camera traps and video cameras. Trackers looking for tiger trails, measure the footprints.

the Project to restore the Amur tiger population has been successful and continues to expand, reports channel “Russia 24”. Now on an area over 200 thousand hectares live 26 tigers. Six of them are still small cubs. They survived the winter, was accustomed in local woods and will soon begin an independent life.