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.
The company "Nortel" in the framework of the Krasnoyarsk economic forum has presented four new projects to improve the quality of life in the region: development of the village tohard on the Taimyr Peninsula, the floodplain of the river Bazaiha in Krasnoyarsk, open Golf club, and a children's Park "Kvantorium"
Scientists of Tyumen state University together with the University of applied Sciences in osnabrück and the University city of münster (Germany) has developed a training course on development of Arctic regions. It will be used for training of specialists involved in the Northern territory.
In the Krasnoyarsk region Governor, working in the region industrial enterprises, including the company "Norilsk Nickel" signed an environment Charter. Companies shall, in particular, to modernize the equipment, improve energy efficiency of production and processing of industrial waste.
In Minsk warn Lithuania about the readiness of the military to use force in case of repeated violations of our airspace, said commander of the air force and air defence forces of Belarus Oleg Dvigalet. He noted that on 19 April Lithuanian civilian aircraft flew into Belarusian territory in close proximity to an NPP under construction.
Forward of St. Petersburg SKA Ilya Kovalchuk intends to return to the National hockey League. According to Sportsnet, the probability that 34-year-old hockey player go into the "new Jersey devils". This information was denied by a member of the Board of Directors SKA Alexander Medvedev.
"Syrian democratic forces", consisting of detachments of ethnic Kurds and Arabs, has announced the surrounded Syrian city of raqqa — the unofficial capital of the terrorist group "Islamic state". SDF has taken control of all strategic roads leading to the town.