Dear colleagues! In the present edition of the information supplement to the electronic bulletin Russian Protected Areas we present the final documents (or excerpts from them) from a number of conferences on Protected Areas that took place in Russia in 2002.
The electronic English version of the bulletin prepared with the support of Svanhovd Environmental Centre (Svanvik, Norway).
“Zapovedniki i Natsionalnye Parki”
(Nature Reserves and National Parks) Bulletin is published by the Biodiversity Conservation Center (BCC) and registered with the Federal Press Committee of the Russian Federation (registration No. 017660 of 05.29.98).
Editorial Board: Nikolai Formozov Inna Kupriyanova Viktor Popov Andrei Shcherbakov (deputy editor) Yevgeny Shvarts Vsevolod Stepanitsky (deputy editor) Yuri Vedenin Svyatoslav Zabelin Alexey Zimenko (editor-in-chief)
Copy editor of this issue
(English): Joanne Turnbull Translator: Maria Travkina Foto on cover: Igor Shpilenok