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  • Yamal musk oxen transported to Yakutia for experiments in captive breeding

    Domesticated musk oxen from the fenced pastures in the Polar Urals nature Park in the region will be transported to Yakutia for further experiments on breeding in captivity. Freight will be held this fall. All musk oxen will do vaccinations and install the chips. The exact number of individuals to send as yet unknown.

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  • In Yakutia the annexation of Crimea will celebrate the dances and reindeer races

    In Yakutia the celebration of the annexation of Crimea will be held March 18 with the "round Dance of friendship of peoples", reindeer races, agricultural exhibitions and lectures about the participation of the Yakut Cossack regiment in the defense of Sevastopol in the Crimean war of 1853-1856. The event will be held in all 36 districts of the Republic.

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  • On the Taimyr Peninsula appeared the most Northern in Russia ski resort

    In the town of Dudinka on the Taimyr Peninsula in the Krasnoyarsk region appeared the ski resort "Kaya", the most Northern in Russia. 10 million rubles for its construction was provided by the district administration, five million — the company "Norilsk Nickel". The project won the local contest of social initiatives.

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  • Northern fleet launched a floating hydrographic universitet

    On Board the hydrographic vessel "Horizon" of the Northern fleet, which is now in the Barents sea, began collecting young professionals. In particular, in the life of "University" will participate Sunflora soldiers and civilian hydrographers, specializing in the study of Arctic waters.

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  • Yamal has created a new nature reserve

    On Yamal there will be new specially protected natural area (SPNA) — Sysco-Bonarski sanctuary. The challenges of the new reserve — scientific studies, environmental monitoring of the Northern spawning rivers. Its area will amount to more than 292 thousand hectares, it is located in Shuryshkarskiy district of the YNAO.

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  • The Northern peoples of Yamal will pay for the traditional way of life

    On the Yamal Peninsula will provide grants to families from the indigenous peoples of the North (kmns) for the preservation of the traditional way of life. Four payments of 200 thousand rubles will be awarded to the tundra-dwellers-artisans, 700 thousand rubles will be distributed between five small farms of the indigenous population.

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  • In the polar city opened a new ice arena

    In the city of Zapolyarny of the Murmansk oblast on 6 March, a solemn ceremony of opening a modern indoor ice fields. The site can be used all year round, and this is expected to spur the interest of the residents of the city and the Pechenga district to the ice sports.

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  • Formed the crew of the new icebreaker of the Northern fleet "Ilya Muromets"

    In the Murmansk region formed the crew of the icebreaker "Ilya Muromets", created specifically for operation in the Arctic seas. The crew will be more than 30 people. Some of the sailors had already begun development of the marine equipment to prepare for factory testing of the icebreaker. The ship was built from April 2015.

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  • In Sami village on the Kola Peninsula held constant grid

    The Sami village in the North of the Murmansk region Had Syt got a permanent electricity supply. At a ceremony in honor of this event was attended by the Governor of the region Marina Kovtun. Prior to that, she said, the village nine years provided itself with electricity using diesel generator.

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  • In the far North will be open year-round station animal observation

    Authorities in Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district is planned to open in the village of Sabetta permanent ecological research station. The agreement on its establishment was reached on March 2 at a meeting of the Governor of the region with the scientists. Currently, there are similar mobile hospitals.

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  • In the city of Kansk of Krasnoyarsk region dwelt a lone white Swan

    In the city of Kansk of Krasnoyarsk region came a lone white Swan and settled on a local river. According to ornithologists, the arrival at this time of year — an extremely rare event. Scientists say that the time for returning from the wintering grounds of these birds have not yet arrived. Local residents took the incident as a sign of the return of spring.

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  • "Norilsk Nickel" is among the five best employers of Russia

    The five best employers in Russia by the end of 2016 entered in the company "Norilsk Nickel", which was absent in last year's list. The rankings are recruiting portal HeadHunter. In the first three was "SIBUR", "Gazprom Neft" and "Rosatom". The rating of employers is the most authoritative in the country.

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