In the five years of the action “360 minutes for Baikal” from the shores of the lake took out 140 trucks garbage
Annual all-Russian action of En+ Group “360 minutes for Baikal” this year will be held for the fifth time. In honor of the anniversary, the organizers decided to hold it in the form of eco-marathon, which consists of five environmental activities. As noted by the Director of public relations En+ Group Elena Rollins . “all shares of marathon dedicated to educational changes on the lake Baikal. June 18, on the Small sea began to work the robotics, for ten days in it will be trained 90 trainers on robotics. They also will clean coast of Baikal”.
On the same day, 50 employees the EuroSibEnergo removed debris from another point on the coast — on the territory of Baikal biosphere reserve, near the village of Tankhoi. Thus, the ecological marathon is held simultaneously on the territory of two regions — Irkutsk region and Buryat Republic.
For several hours the volunteers collected 400 bags of trash and about a ton of scrap metal. All the garbage (aluminum cans, plastic bottles, glass and scrap iron) will be sent for recycling or disposed of in a special way.
The second stage of the marathon with the participation of young professionals from the camp of Energomera will be held in a month. Continue reading
Killarney (which means “Church thorn branch”) is located on the coast in the South-Western corner of Ireland. There are well-known lakes of Killarney.
The beauty of the surroundings and a large selection of activities and occupations make Killarney one of the most popular tourist destinations of Ireland. Once a small town, Killarney is alive today due to the developed tourism infrastructure.
The charming Irish town of Killarney is located on the border of the national Park, the heart of which are 3 lakes – Upper, middle and Lower. Exploring the local sights, walking through the Park on foot, by Bicycle, in a carriage pulled by a pretty heavy, or. top. One-, two – and three-hour walks through the Park can be enjoyed at the stables, located on the outskirts of Killarney town (about 3 km from the centre of the city).
In this town specialize in servicing the tourist horse trails, so horses are cool and calm Irish draught. All well run under the saddle, however, the speed that they develop. It’s best to stop by or call and sign up for the next day to the owners of the stables had the opportunity to prepare the horse and alert the instructor. Continue reading
In February of this year in Yakutsk reserve “Big Game” recessed heavy dozer type by Caterpillar or Komatsu .
Dozer tried to get in the winter with the help of divers did not work. When the ice came down, made another effort to pull heavy equipment, but the cables broke and the 50-ton machine went even deeper, where lies still.
What is drown heavy bulldozer? This means – to release into the lake more than a ton of diesel fuel, lubricants and technical liquids. And this is a real ecological disaster!
When in 90-ies in one of the lakes drowned the wedges, where only 200 litres of fuel – the fish was nearly 10 years.
Where to watch environmental surveillance services, you ask? They are desperate to cover this environmental crime! In the month of April in an interview to a local city newspaper, there were two official but blatantly false explanations.
Konstantin Ushnitsky, Deputy head of environmental supervision of the Ministry of nature protection of Sakha(Yakutia):
– We refute the rumors about the drowning of a bulldozer in the lake Bolshoye Toko. In February of this year an inspection of the lake was out of our staff, who were found on the dozer equipment on caterpillar standing Continue reading