Ministry of natural resources of the Russian federation

       Polistovsky National Nature Reserve

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Polistovsky news

The meeting of Tsevlo and Gogolevo villagers with Polistovsky Reserve officials was held in Tsevlo March 12.

There took place a discussion for preparing for the tourist season of 2020, about new products and services, and about different options for collaboration between the Reserve and local residents.


Counting of Castor fiber beavers in the Polistovsky Reserve continues.

The head of the Zoology department of Velikie Luky Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nikolay Korablev, with the support of Polistovsky Reserve, conducted a census (population dynamics) and calculated territorial distribution of The Eurasian beaver (Castоr fiber) in the protected area of the Rreserve, on February, 17-18.


During February, employees of the Polistovsky Reserve have conducted 12 classes about forest fires.

The classes were attended by grade school students from Loknyansky and Bezhanitsky districts.


In the beginning of February for the first time during Winter 2020 the air temperature was below zero Celsius for several days. And finally it snowed on February 6. The employees of Polistovsky Reserve science department use this natural condition for providing snow tracking for accounting of animals.

Winter 2020 was unusually warm and snowless.


On January 31 in Bezhanitsy the 12th Children's Ecological Conference dedicated to World Wetlands Day was held.

World Wetlands Day is celebrated on February 2, this date is chosen to turn attention to the need to preserve such areas as rivers, streams, lakes and their shores, sea coasts, and of course bogs. Polistovsky and Rdeisky National nature reserves protect a part of the Polistovo-Lovatskaya bog system and therefore annually they provide events for this date.

  • March 13 - They are so different
  • February 21 - Counting of Castor fiber beavers in the Polistovsky Reserve continues.
  • February 28 - Talking about forest fires with kids
  • February 11 - Snow tracking wildlife
  • February 4 - XII Wetlands Day conference in Polistovsky reserve

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