Reintroduction center of the Caucasian Red Deer, built in "Dilijan" National Park, welcomes its first residents
Caucasian Red Deer reintroduction program has been initiated by the Ministry of Nature Protection of Armenia and WWF Armenia in 2013.
Financial supporters of the project are: Federal Republic of Germany through KfW Development Bank, WWF Germany, Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF), Transboundary Joint Secretariat (TJS) and HSBC Bank Armenia.
Within the framework of the program, in Dilijan National Park a Breeding Centre including an enclosure for the Red Deer in the area of 10 ha was established and equipped with appropriate technical and human resources.
You can watch the video of the Red Deer transportation from Iran to Armenia here.