Employees of the Volga-Kama State Natural Biosphere Reserve started the implementation of the project "Unknown Neighbors" - the White-tailed Eagle on Communications. "The project is financed by the" Beautiful Children in the Beautiful World "charity fund within the framework of the" Beautiful World "project.

In 2005, the decision of the Presidium of the International Coordinating Council for the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) program of UNESCO, the Volzhsko-Kama Reserve was granted the status of a biosphere reserve.