Mikhail Ovdin


Director of the Federal State Budgetary Institution «United Directorate of Barguzin State Natural Biosphere Reserve and Transbaikal National Park», Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation.

He graduated from the Irkutsk State Agricultural Academy, majoring in biology (2005). In 2005, he began his career at the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision of the Republic of Buryatia «Rosselkhoznadzor», as the state inspector of the Ulan-Ude Interdistrict Department for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision. During his professional career, he was awarded the title of «The best specialist of the Office by profession», and the diploma of the Rosselkhoznadzor Administration in Belarus. In 2010, the Department of the Federal Service for Supervision in the Field of Nature Management (Rosprirodnadzor) in the Republic of Buryatia, a leading specialist in the field of control and supervision in the sphere of hunting, for specially protected natural areas and licensing activity, entered the public service. From 2010 till the present time he is the Director of the Federal State Budget Institution «United Directorate of Barguzin State Natural Biosphere Reserve and Transbaikalian National Park».

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