Pine forest with trees older than 300 years in the Nefteyugansk district of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous district has become the new natural monument of the region, reports TASS with reference to the Department of public and external relations of the regional government.
"Documents to establish another monument of nature — the territory of "far, Neris" — will be taken at one of the nearest meetings of the government of the Autonomous Okrug", — noted in Department. In this unique natural landscape cedar trees are growing 30 percent faster than in other forest areas of the region, it is also the oldest, with a diameter more than a meter.
The Deputy Governor of the Khanty Alexei Zabozlaev noted that in this area per hectare is 350 cubic meters of wood, while the average in the region of 115. Length of the special area is about 15 km, width — from 2 to 3 kilometers. Now about Bora live two families of local indigenous peoples in the future the government intends to open here the tourist routes.
9 March the authorities of the neighboring Yamal-Nenets Autonomous district, has announced the opening of a new Sinsco-Waikaraka reserve. Its area is will be more than 292 thousand hectares, it is located on the territory of the Shuryshkarsky district of the Yamal.
In the port of Dudinka in Krasnoyarsk region started reconstruction of berths after the spring flood. In the near future they are expected to full exemption from water. According to the Director of the polar transport branch Alexei Novakova, this year during the water stopped at the level of 13.5 meters.
The first anniversary of the surgery for the closure of the plant Docelowego noted in Norilsk. In the "Norilsk Nickel" told about the environmental, economic and social consequences of this decision, and about the future of the enterprise, which began with the industrial history of the city.
The Merlin was first used built for them on the Yamal artificial nests for breeding, told in the regional Department for science and innovation. A special wooden platform for these predatory Arctic set for population growth, as the Gyrfalcons themselves don't build nests, preferring strangers.
Scientists from the Technical University of Eindhoven in the Netherlands and Kent state University in USA have developed a material that can bend under the influence of light and, thus, to move. The video that demonstrates the properties of the polymer, is available at EurekAlert!.
The head coach of the national team of Russia in speed skating Konstantin Poltavets was hit by a car. The incident occurred in the Netherlands. Poltavets at the time of the accident was riding a Bicycle. On Wednesday, the coach of the Russian team moved the operation, now to his life threatens nothing.
The average life expectancy of Russians in 2016 amounted to 71,87 of year is a record in the history of data collection. The longest-lived in Ingushetia, Dagestan and Moscow (77 years). The lowest rate was recorded in Tuva (64,2), slightly better things in Chukotka (64,4) and the Jewish Autonomous region (65,8).