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Camera traps in Sarychat-Ertash nature reserve capture bear with cubs

Snow Leopard Foundation in Kyrgyzstan posted a video shot by camera traps on Facebook.

Cameras are installed in Sarychat-Ertash nature reserve. The video shows wolves, hares, marmots, lynx, and a bear with cubs.

Sarychat-Ertash state nature reserve is a specially protected natural area in Issyk-Kul region. It was established in 1995. The area is 134,140 hectares. On the west side, its border is adjacent to the territory of Kumtor gold mining plant.

Some species of plants included in the endangered species list, and about 30 species of animals: snow leopard, manul cat, wolf, fox, brown bear, stone marten, ermine, steppe polecat, mountain goat and others live in the reserve.