Steppe eagle "Kenzhik". Photo by Nirav Bhat

Raptor Conservation in Altai

The Altai Project has been supporting the study and protection of endangered raptors like the Saker falcon, eastern imperial eagle, and steppe eagle since 2010.

Retreating glacier on Southern Altaisky Ridge. Photo by S. Spitsyn.

Connecting to Ukok

Ukok is unlike any other place in the world…pristine, magical, and spectacular.

Immature Steppe eagle flying. Photo by Igor Karyakin.

News in the Time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is a challenging and uncertain time for humans around the globe. We are seeing the ripples of tremendous and complex impacts and changes in our homes, our communities, and around the world. The same is true in the conservation world.

Steppe eagle with tracker

Altaian Raptors in Action

Here are some images of Altai’s many different raptor species and a few other special appearances.