The WWF Arctic Programme

Mikhail Stishov

Coordinator, Arctic Biodiversity Conservation Projects

WWF-Russia

Geographer by education, Mikhail for 20 years lived on Wrangel Island, where he worked in the nature reserve and studied polar bears and other Arctic species.

When he returned to Moscow, Mikhail was involved in various UNEP and UNDP conservation projects. He is an enthusiastic birdwatcher and traveler.