Snow Leopard Day children’s eco-festival took place in Altai Republic (Russian language)

19 May 2010

The WWF, FSDA, Ukok Nature Park and Altaisky Zapovednik organized event was on May 26 was for all school children. They learned about snow leopard, their prey, and habitat with a decided conservation slant. Drawing competitions, arts & crafts, etc. Organizers specifically selected Kosh-Agach Rayon for conducting the event, as the region is home to important snow leopard habitat.

Thank you to SLN member Jennifer Castner for this English-language summary.