Hunting and Fishing Russian well-known address: Moscow, Golovinskskoe highway, 1. Since 1980, here now houses the Central House hunters and fishermen.
It houses the Central Board of the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» departmental hotel, museum, restaurant. In the years since the construction of the complex, the building is technically and morally outdated, especially since the overhaul was not made from the time of construction. And the hotel is no longer meet modern standards and requirements either in terms of placement, nor the level of services. Guide Association has set a goal to maintain the profile of the building as a business and hotel complex, but at the same time maximize the use and management of the complex as a whole.
The opening of the hotel «Hunter» and was dedicated to a press conference, in which was attended by chairman of the Central Board of the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» Edward Bender, Deputy Agriculture Minister Vladimir Izmailov, director of the Department of Hunting of the Ministry of Agriculture Vladimir Melnikov, member of the Central Board of the Association and other officials.
Opening the press conference, Edward Bender said that this year the Association celebrates anniversary on November 24, she is 50 years old. Those plans, which set itself the leadership of the Association a year ago to restore the buildings have been fully implemented. In late October 2008, to complete the reconstruction of the Museum of hunting.
In 2009, Russia will be held Congress of Game Biologists and the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» will provide all necessary assistance to the Ministry of Agriculture, supervising the Congress. In 2010, CIC Assembly will be held in Russia. The agreement was reached by the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» and the World Hunting Association (CIC) on the recent negotiations. It is expected that the Assembly will be attended by more than 800 people.
Speaking about the activities of the Association, Edward Bender said that will soon be signed between the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» and the Ministry of Agriculture. It is, by all accounts, rather successfully, but the minister proposed to formalize the relationship. The agreement has already been prepared.
This year in Novosibirsk, held its first competition in hunting biathlon.
In September, in Lipetsk will be competitions in shooting, and will be held in the Altai competition huskies squirrel.
Speaking about cooperation with the regions, Edward Bender said that the relations between the Association and the leadership of the Moscow area can be called exemplary. Administration of the Moscow Region has allocated 20 million rubles for the implementation of specific measures for biotechnological, reproduction. This practice in the Moscow region has existed for several years. In a number of subjects of the Russian Federation to provide targeted assistance to the administration of the regional organization.
In a number of subjects of the federation attempts to make their own laws and rules of hunting. The correspondent of «horn» asked how management evaluates the Association of the adoption of new rules of hunting in the Moscow region in the absence of the law on hunting.
Vladimir Izmailov said that the adoption of standard rules of hunting in the Russian Federation is now at the government level. And it was logical that after the adoption of the standard rules of the subject would take their hunting regulations that would not contradict the standard rules. If between the rules of hunting in the Moscow Region and the Model Regulations will be disagreements, the area should cancel them. If this is not done on a voluntary basis, it will take an appropriate decision the prosecutor’s office, said Vladimir Izmailov.
He also said that the project included the norm, allowing the subject of federation within certain deadlines to make changes in terms of hunting, depending on weather and other conditions.
Vladimir Melnikov said that between the Model Regulations, as amended by the Government, and the hunting regulations in the Moscow region is almost no controversy. There are some differences in timing, but Vladimir Melnikov did not rule out that it may be taken into account the opinion of the subject of federation and changes may be made to the model rules of hunting.
Before the leadership of the Association «RosOkhotRybolovSoyuz» faces massive challenges, and how successful they will be resolved depends, ultimately, the future of Russian hunting and even the very existence of public hunting and fishing organizations.
P.S. Before the reconstruction of Central House Hotel, the hunter was in fact the only hotel in Moscow, where they could stay for hunters with dogs, so the correspondent of «horn» asked whether to keep this possibility in the future. Director Natalia hotels Obydennova said that in accordance with the rules of hotel services Pets not allowed.
Andrew UGAROV8 July 2008 at 14:06