Yakutia is in top three leaders of ‘Water of Russia’ environmental campaign
The republic is one of the three leaders of the all-Russian campaign “Water of Russia”, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with the reference to the Regional Ecology Ministry.
Ingushetia and North Ossetia-Alania are also among the three active regions.
2019 was a record in Russia: activists and volunteers cleared more than 24 thousand kilometers of coastlines.
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation has been conducting the environmental campaign “Water of Russia” since 2014. Over five years, an event to clean up the banks of rivers, ponds and water protection zones brought together about five million people.
The campaign in 2019 was part of the federal project “Preservation of Unique Water Objects”.