Regular issue 4(3) of the journal «Nature Conservation Research» has been released

The regular issue 4(3) of the journal "Nature Conservation Research" ( has been released today. It is stored here: The cover shows Cervus elaphus xanthopygus in the State Nature Reserve «Bolshekhekhtsirskiy» (Russia) (photo taken by a camera trap; provided by Dr. Rimma S. Andronova).

This issue of the journal "Nature Conservation Research" contains articles devoted to different taxonomic groups of plants and animals in Europe and Asia, as well as physical-chemical features of water bodies affected by animals (beavers). It includes research articles devoted to study small mammals, ungulates, carnivores, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects. One of articles presents the description of a new insect (Diptera) species. Finally, one article proposes a framework to assess taxa according to IUCN methodology, while one more article presents results of IUCN estimation of Crepis taxa in Turkey.