Sergei Bereznuk

2012 Laureate, Environment
Russia, Born 1960

bereznuk@mail.ru

Five Amur tigers gain their freedom

November 25, 2014

The tigers were sedated to ensure the safety of the expert handlers. In a development that promises a glimmer of hope for the survival of one of the world’s most charismatic – and endangered – species, five Amur tigers were released into the wild in Russia’s...

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Hope for tigers in the corridors of power

November 14, 2013

In the past 18 years, Russia’s leading tiger expert, Sergei Bereznuk, has only seen three Amur (Siberian) tigers roaming free in Russia’s far east, but he has high hopes for the survival of the endangered species. “I’m optimistic,” says Bereznuk, who won a Rolex Award in...

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