People of Verkhneveliuysky district discovered three skulls of prehistoric wolves and a cave lion upper jaw fragment. Yakut scientists intend to find new information on the existence of the ancient man on the alleged Paleolithic sites.
According to experts, the atmospheric front blew smoke from the area of wildfires, this caused a deterioration of visibility in the Verkhoyansk and Eveno-Bytantai districts. This is confirmed by the Yakutsk Administration for Hydrometeorology monitoring of the environment.
ALROSA Group will help scientists and ecologists conduct aerial survey of the population size of wild reindeer in Yakutia. During the aerial survey and the collection of additional data, the company will provide helicopters as well as fuel and a group of professional pilots to ecologists.
A workshop of the basic background of environmental journalism will be held in Yakutsk on August 2. The main speaker of the event is a famous environmental journalist from St. Petersburg Angelina Davydova. The event is organized by the Ministry of Ecology, Nature Management and Forestry of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
ALROSA, the world leader in diamond production, summed up the major results of environmental programs and events for 2017. Last year, the Company allocated 4.4 billion rubles for environmental programs. These funds made it possible to implement important projects for ALROSA and the region, as well as significantly strengthen monitoring of the state of the environment.