An ecological project of Yamal received recognition at the international contest

Среда, 06 июня 2018 12:13 Опубликовано в News in English
An ecological project of Yamal received recognition at the international contest

The action “Preserving the Arctic for future generations!” of the scientific center for study of the Arctic became the winner in the nomination “Ecological education” at the international contest of ecological projects “Peace and harmony”. The action was timed to the Year of ecology in Russia. The awarding ceremony took place in Moscow.

Last year scientists of Yamal conducted a series of events within the project. Thus, for schoolchildren they organized the contest of scientific articles. The best of these works were published in the special issue of the international magazine “Young scientist”, as the scientific center for study of the Arctic reports. In addition, they conducted scientific-popular lectures, the ecological and local natural history quest in Nadym, online surveys of residents to study opinions on ecological problems and their solution.
The contest “Peace and harmony” was conducted by the non-governmental ecological foundation of Vladimir Vernadsky. 506 applications from Russia and the CIS countries were submitted for it.