• The Winter Has Come

    The sustainable mantle of snow is a prove of the coming winter. The staff of the reserve says that such an early formation of the snow mantle, which we can observe now, is very rare in the southern Moscow region.

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  • Beaver Census

    The Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve held a census of beavers. In moderate climate zone, it is usually conducted in November, when beavers finally settle on the place of upcoming hibernation.

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  • No to Litter, Yes to Recycling!

    On November 23 at the end of the marathon «Week Without Litter», the staff of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve once again met the students of the Lipitsk Middle School. This time they told five-graders about what recycling was, why we needed it, and most importantly, that everyone could do it!

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  • Volunteers Help to Prepare for Winter

    The autumn, which much more resembles winter since the beginning of November, is coming to its end. It is high time to complete the last preparations for this severe time of the year.

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  • Meet Winter Birds

    On November 23, the staff of the reserve held a lesson for third-graders of the Lipitsk Middle School. This time the students got to know with the peculiarities of the habitat of the birds, staying in the Moscow region for winter.

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  • 100 years of Reserve Management History in Russia

    On November 24 the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve will present its works at the Darwin Museum exhibition – “Reserves of Russia: 100 years of history”.

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  • Research and Practical Conference «Children in Eco-Sphere»

    On November 18, 2016 the staff of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve took part in the autumn research and practical conference held for the students of the Serpukhov region schools and organized by the branch of experimental forestry «Russky Les» (Russian Forest).

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  • Birds’ Section

    Especially for those interested in birds’ life, the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve is publishing articles about the most widely-spread and the rarest birds of the Moscow region. The writer, ornithologist and member of scientific department, Ilya Murashev, explains how an important problem in eco-awareness raising is being solved by this approach.

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  • Adopter Day

    On November 11 the traditional “Adopter Day” was held, during which the “adopting parents” met their fosterlings and got a complete report on the expenses received for their keeping.

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  • Feed Birds in Winter

    The Prioksko-Terrasny State Nature Biosphere Reserve is announcing the start of the interregional ecological competition “Feed Birds in Winter” on November 11.

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