In Dagestan frontier guards detained three vessels with sturgeon fish
Three small vessel and citizens without documents were detained in Dagestan, near the southern tip of the island of Chechen. In the boats during the inspection revealed 10 live sturgeon fish species, reported IA REGNUM in the press service of border Department of the FSB of Dagestan.
All fish were released in their natural habitat. It is noted that thus was prevented damage to water biological resources for the sum about 1,5 million roubles.
Recall, fish of sturgeon species listed in the Red book. For her catch criminal liability and penalties: for one fish of sturgeon species, regardless of its size and weight, the penalty is 138 thousand rubles.
As REGNUM reported earlier, in may 2017 in the Tarumovsky district of Dagestan detained a group of six poachers, who tried to transport about 1.7 tons of sturgeon fish. The attackers were caught red-handed when loading 535 species of sturgeon in specially equipped hiding places of the truck KAMAZ. Damage by poachers to the biological environment of the Caspian sea, was estimated at 4.5 million rubles.
According to the materials: regnum.ru