Representatives of the Russian Geographical Society will discover «The Unknown Yamal»
13:44 27 июня 2014
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The regional branch of the Russian Geographical Society is going to the research expedition «The Unknown Yamal». The trip is dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the company «Gazprom dobycha Yamburg».
The participants of the expedition under the leadership of a traveler, a representative of the Russian Geographical Society Alexander Petrichenko will visit the national trading station Khorovaya and the settlement Khe, Yermak Island and the Shchuchya River. They will conduct work on bird banding, also on search and registration of nesting places of rare species of birds. Also they will describe geo-botanical peculiarities of soil and plants.
According to the information given to a correspondent of IA «Sever-Press» by the chairperson of the Yamal branch of the Russian Geographical Society Igor Sharovatov, searching for districts, where rare species of birds included into the Red Book of Yamal make their nests and migrate, will become a considerable part of the researches.