Astrakhan schoolchildren save the fry
In the heat of summer in the Astrakhan region inspectors of the service of nature management together with the groups of schoolchildren “Blue patrol” save the fish fry on specially protected natural territories.
Actions to save juvenile fish from tchnorganic ponds that remain after the spring flood in the region are held every summer. Traditionally, active participation in them will accept groups of pupils the “Blue patrol” – this year, they organized more than a hundred. The work of the “Blue patrols” to help the staff of the regional service of nature management and subordinate agencies, including the specially protected natural territories.
As reported Fishnews in the press service of the government of the Astrakhan region, in July, the group “Blue patrol” Chernoyarsky center for continuing education with the participation of state inspectors of environmental management service saved more than 40 thousand fingerlings, more than half in the natural Park “Volga-Akhtuba interfluve”. Caught the fry of common carp, silver carp and other small fish species released into the Volga river near the village of Salt zaymische Chernoyarsky district.
Until the end of August, the Department of environmental management will monitor tchnorganic reservoirs in the region. This year their total area is 14 ha. If these bodies of water will notice a fish fry, school groups and the inspectors will come to the rescue.
In the past year thanks to the “Blue patrol” of the season managed to save more than 180 million juvenile fish.
According to the materials: fishnews.ru