International workshop on rehabilitation and reintroduction of large carnivores

November 25-27, 2015

 
 

Dear colleagues!
A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution RAS,
Russian Theriological Society RAS,
Permanent Expedition of RAS for study of Russian Red Data Book animals and other key animals of Russian fauna

are pleased to invite you and your team to take part in

the International workshop on rehabilitation and reintroduction of large carnivores


November 25-27, 2015,
Russia, Moscow, A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution (IEE RAS),
33 Leninskiy prospect.
Registration starts on November 25 at 09.00 am.

Invited specialists working to recover endangered species will participate in the workshop. Researchers and conservation specialists, conservation funds staff are expected to participate.

Languages:

Russian and English (simultaneous translation), we plan to publish abstracts in both Russian and English.

History:

The first conference “Rare species conservation technologies” was organized by A.N. Severtsov Institute in 2011. It revealed a strong necessity to discuss the questions of rehabilitation and reintroduction of endangered large carnivores deeper. The International workshop is intended to bring together experiences from the leading international projects on rehabilitation and reintroduction of large mammals. Russian projects of Permanent expedition of RAS for study of Russian red data book animals and other key animals of Russian fauna focusing on study, conservation and reintroduction of Amur tiger, Amur leopard and other rare species covered by the Russian Geographical Society will participate.