The fish catch in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district in the first quarter increased by 25 percent compared to last year. About it reports the press service of the Governor of the region Dmitry Kobylkin.
Fishermen from January to March produced more than 2.1 thousand tons of fish, the report said. This is a 562-ton increase from the first quarter. Among industry leaders — Gorkovskiy factory, workers who caught 336 tons.
A large part of the fish — pike, IDE, and burbot. Among whitefish species lead Peled, secure, piilani and vendace.
Now, note in a press-service of the Yamal fishermen start preparing for the summer Putin (the season of intensive fishing, — approx. "Of the tape.ru"). Total projected catch to 2017 — 9 thousand tons.
In March, on the Yamal Peninsula opened the world's first plant for the reproduction of whitefish species of fish. Its main task — the restoration of populations of rare species of fish in the lower Ob basin, and the implementation of import substitution in the field of fisheries.