Scientists of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve have managed to establish authentically the permanent stay of the black stork this year and the beginning of its nesting.
Sergey Donskoy, the Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russian Federation, took part in the celebrations dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Prioksko-Terrasny Biosphere Reserve.
Six wisents from the Prioksko-Terrasny Breeding Centre went to a new location.
Yury Buyvolov, the Deputy Director of Scientific Research of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve, attended EuroMAB 2015 symposium.
On May 19 on the territory of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve in the floodplain of the Oka River there was a large rookery of common swifts.
The staff of the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve have been watching Red List birds.
On April 27, 2015, an event unique for the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve occurred. For the first time in history, a great egret has been recorded in its territory.
Spring voluntary works were held in the Prioksko-Terrasny Biosphere Reserve on April 20-25 as a part of the campaign “The European Day of Parks 2015”.
In the Prioksko-Terrasny Reserve results for contests “Wood Spirit Terras Terrasovich is the Forest Defender” and “Feed the Birds in Winter” have been summed up. About 2000 people took part in the contests.
The Prioksko-Terrasny State Biosphere Reserve was named after Mikhail Zablotsky.
The scientific name of kestrel tinnunculus is translated from Latin as “resonant” or “ringing” because it’s voice sounds like “ti-ti-ti-ti”.