With the help of satellite collars, scientists will be able to know how is the migration of animals in the spring.
The experiment will involve ten adult females. With the neck of the males of the device collapse due to structural features of the skull. To wear collars immobilize the animals with injections. "Injector shoots needles with sleeping pills on 30-40 meters. This is enough to operate the helicopter. Immobilize for research we are all polar bears," explained researchers at the Center for environmental management.
Research will be undertaken by staff of "Centre of nature management and environmental protection", representatives of the world wildlife Fund and the National Park "Russian Arctic".
Daily from Amderma, Nenets Autonomous district, the expedition will fly on helicopter, Vaygach island and the southern part of Novaya Zemlya archipelago. Year-round home to all the species of animals living in the Arctic.
Migration of the polar bears studied in Russia since 2011. Now in the Arctic is inhabited by 20 thousand individuals. During the expedition, which took place a year ago, scientists met 12 polar bears, walruses 8, 4 Beluga whales, and flocks of wintering eider.
A few years ago, the region had investigated cases of illegal hunting of polar bears. In Russia this animal listed in the Red book and its production has been prohibited since 1957.
At the Scientific centre of Arctic research has developed guidelines for proper nutrition of the indigenous population of the Yamal tundra. This was told by head of the sector of ecological and biological research center Elena Aghbalyan. "The problem of deficit and excess of some other substances affect the health," she said.
In the framework of International military-technical forum "Army-2017", the participants will discuss developments for the protection of military facilities in Arctic conditions. Scientific and business program of the forum will be held from 23 to 26 August, it will be attended by prominent scientists and public figures, said the Ministry of defence.
The head of Kandalaksha (Murmansk region) Mikhail Pavlov in anticipation of the 500th anniversary of the city decided to call the newborn twin daughters of Kanda and Laksha. It is noted that the wife Pavlova with babies situated in Murmansk perinatal center. According to the mayor, it would like to call daughters Alisa and Nika
Feliz Mourinho, a former goalkeeper and coach, father of head coach of English "Manchester United" Jose Mourinho, has died at the age of 79 years. Mourinho Sr. began his career as a player in the "Vitoria" from Setubal, which has twice won the Cup of Portugal from 1968 to 1974 he defended the colors of "Belenenses".
The event with the participation of people's artist of Russia Valentin Gaft in the Yeltsin center will not take place. "Evening with Valentin Gaft cancelled for health reasons of the artist", — reported in the institution. It was planned that the meeting will be held on 27 June in the framework of the cinema club. The actor was to speak with his poems.
The flow of Russian tourists in the Dominican Republic in may rose more than 300 percent compared to the same period in 2016. According to the Director of the representative office of the Ministry of tourism of the Republic of Russia Galina Lysenko, in may the country was visited by nearly 20 thousand Russians.