WWF Russia and the Amur Tiger Center agreed on cooperation
The collaboration will be focused on the joint fulfillment of the Strategy and Action Plan on the Amur tiger conservation in Russia. Among the activities there are the conduction of joint monitoring and research of the tiger habitats and its prey base. The parties also agreed to work out proposals on how to conserve, protect and study the rare cat; to conduct conferences, seminars, meetings, exhibitions, and to raise public awareness on tiger conservation. Though the data of the recent tiger census showed the tiger number rise lots steps have to be done to ensure tiger sustainable existence, like to improve management of the regional hunting leases.