Tigris. Amur tiger conservation in China 2004 - 05
Amur Tiger Conservation in China (Tigris) 2004 - 05
This Tigris project aimed to:
- Mediate where there were conflicts between between the rural population and the newly established Hunchun Reserve and make it popular with the local communities.
- Improve the attitude of villagers towards tigers and their conservation.
- Increase the protection of the reserve in co-operation with local villages.
- Provide an exchange of ideas and experiences between conservationists in Russia and China in order to improve the quality of conservation on both sides of the border.
- Improve monitoring of tiger and leopard populations in and around the Hunchun reserve.