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country programs

 

New Anti-Poaching Award Helps Rangers and Citizens Save Wildlife

Press Release, July 16, 2014

In collaboration with the Kyrgyz government, the Snow Leopard Trust launches the Citizen Ranger Wildlife Protection Program, awarding rangers and community members who successfully stop illegal hunting. The first conservation awards have recently been handed out.

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Identifying Key Snow Leopard Landscapes

Media advisory, June 4, 2014.

Range countries, experts meet in Kyrgyz Republic to identify key habitats to be protected for the endangered snow leopard.

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Reaching Out To Women

How Women Play a Special Role in Increasing Protection for Snow Leopards

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First Pallas’ Cat Photos Taken in Kyrgyzstan

The Snow Leopard Trust’s current research camera study of snow leopards in Kyrgyzstan has yielded a pleasant surprise: The first ever pictures of wild Pallas’ cats in Kyrgyzstan! (more…)

Keeping Cats Out May Keep Them Safe

Working with herders, our team in Mongolia is studying how to best prevent predators like the snow leopard from attacking livestock – a key to a peaceful coexistence of cats and local communities. The first fences have already been built.

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