THE OPENING OF A PHOTO EXHIBITION DEDICATED TO SAIGA WAS HELD IN ASTRAKHAN REGION
The photo exhibition "Saving saiga together" gathered more than 150 schoolchildren and guests from all over the district at the community center of Liman village. The exhibition includes 80 photographs depicting animals of the steppe of the northwest Pre-Caspian region and, in particular, the Red Data Book antelope – saiga. WWF-Russia has been engaged in the preservation of the relict animal since 2018.The works of the best animal photographers of Russia, Astrakhan Region and Kalmykia, as well as the the Wildlife Photographers Association are presented among the photos. The unique photos were taken on the territory of the northwest Pre-Caspian region, where the only Russian saiga population, numbering about 7000 individuals, lives.
In the community center of Liman village, the exhibition will last until May 20. Everyone will be able to visit the exhibition for free. After that, the photo exhibition will go to the settlements of the Limanskiy district.