Who is who in BFN

Dr Rustam Sagitov

Director

Chairman of the IUCN National Committee, representative of Russia in the Nature Protection and Biodiversity Group (Helcom Habitat). Baltic Sea Fund laurate 2004

Assistant professor at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences of the Saint-Petersburg State University

Range of interests: ecology, protection of vertebrate animals

Sergei Rezvyi

Project coordinator

Coordinator of projects on support and development of PA network in the North-West Russia and sustainable development of rural areas

Senior lecturer at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences of the Saint-Petersburg State University

Range of interests: ecology, protection of birds and other vertebrates

Marina Vilner

Financial manager

Range of interests: financial management for nature conservation and public benefit

 

Yulia Danilova

Project coordinator

Head of the "Naturewatch Baltic" youth programme,member of IUCN Comission for education

Senior lecturer at the Saint-Petersburg Academy of Postgraduate Pedagogical Education

Range of interests: promotion of popular science, interactive teaching methods, regional wildlife observation

Dr Evgeny Genelt-Yanovskiy

Project coordinator

Manager of of the "Naturewatch Baltic" youth programme, regional coordinator of the WWF Baltic Programme, designer of the BFN web-site. Member of the Marine Biological Association of the UK

 

Vera Ovcharenko

Project coordinator

Coordinator of the projects on the establishment of "Ingermanlandsky" state nature reserve

Range of interests: PA management, especially management of Ramsar sites in the Leningrad Region

Ivan Nemkov

IT-consultant

 

 

Irina Trukhanova

Project coordinator

Postgraduate student at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences of the Saint-Petersburg State University

Range of interests: ecology of marine mammals, PA network development

Dr Elmira Zainagutdinova

Project secretary

Secretary of the project "Rivers and Fish - Our Common Interest"

Teaching assistant at the Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences of the Saint-Petersburg State University

Range of interests: biodiversity conservation, ornithology, populational and behavioral ecology