About Foundation

Komi Regional Non-Profit Foundation "Silver Taiga" was founded in 2002 on the basis of the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature). The Foundation is implementing Komi Model Forest, Forest Village and High Conservation Value Forests Projects, Komi Republic, Russia.


Сотрудники ООО «СевЛесПил» пополнили свои знания по FSC-сертификации
Silver Taiga’s Environmentalists Learnt about Polish River Resource Management Experience
With regard to the trip to Poland the Foundation's experts were focused on two key objectives - to learn about the methods of aquatic ecosystem assessment used in the country and to study the experience of fishery resource management. Both tasks are relevant for efficient implementation of Silver Taiga's projects aimed at building sustainable management of rivers and river resources.
On the Diversity of Fish Population in the Mezen River

Model River Mezen Working Group is appealing to the public to report any cases of new unrepresentative fish species found in the catchment.

The Project Is Relevant, Its Results - Demanded
Last April Silver Taiga GIS-specialist Alexander Borovlyov presented the intermediate results of the Assessing Long-Term Logging Impact on Water Resources project at two scientific conferences - in Saint Petersburg and in Kirov.
Transparent Forest Project: New Opportunities for Higher FSC Certification Quality
The Silver Taiga Foundation's office hosted a workshop on the results of the field testing of the software solution (WebGIS program system) developed by a group of international experts upon the request from FSC International and targeted on FSC certification quality improvement. These were the actual developers - Charles Eyre, Jim Williams, Peter Wells, Francesco Holesz - who presented it to the workshop participants.