It needs to listen to scientists. Yamal will continue living according to scientific recommendations
14:40 8 февраля 2019
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On the 8th of February on the Day of Russian Science in Salekhard representatives of the scientific community accepted congratulations on their professional holiday. The deputy governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Alexander Mazharov passed on congratulations from the head of the region. The chairman of the Committee of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug on development of agro-industrial complex and affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North Marat Abdrakhmanov and the director of the scientific center for study of the Arctic Anton Sinitskiy congratulated the scientists. Many of them were awarded with honorary diplomas and letters of gratitude.
The head of the sector of archeology at the scientific center for study of the Arctic, candidate of historical sciences Natalia Fyodorova spoke on the report on history of the Northern Latitudinal Railway. A researcher of the geological and geographical sector at the center, candidate of biological sciences Yevgeniya Morgun told about complex ecological monitoring in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. The report by the deputy director of the scientific center for study of the Arctic, doctor of medical sciences Andrey Lobanov was dedicated to traditional nutrition of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and innovative elaborations.
According to Alexander Mazharov, science of Yamal works on solving of important issues. Scientists should timely respond to challenges of nature or human activity, should find decisions, give recommendations and prevent from repeating of mistakes. Among recent success of science of Yamal Alexander Mazharov calls the precisely made map of reindeer pastures, on which the real picture of their state is seen.
“It is clear that soil we have is not so favorable for making a reindeer strong and healthy, and life of indigenous peoples depends on reindeer herds”, as the deputy governor noted. – “But, finally, there are recommendations, on which we shall work with heads of ethnic communities and those people, who are busy with reindeer husbandry directly”.
In the opinion of Alexander Mazharov, scientists did much in work with industrial enterprises working on the territory of the region. Mutual understanding always existed, but in 2018 they managed to make great progress in terms of solving problems arising at mega-construction sites. First of all, they are connected with extraction, processing, transportation of gas and oil. Scientists researched big industrial objects in Bovanenkovo, Tambey group of extractive fields. Recommendations, which were given to directors, touch upon correctness of an approach to building and upon monitoring of this process.
Alexander Mazharov underlines that today everything is stable in Yamal, in much due to work of scientists. Airports built in the north function in the normal way and meet all world standards. Built objects and gas facilities work in normal mode.
The deputy governor notes that potential of Yamal, because of absence of higher scientific institutions, are restricted, and the task today is to unite scientific communities of the whole country. About 250 scientists from Archangelsk, Murmansk, Saint Petersburg, Moscow, Tyumen, Yekaterinburg and Barnaul worked on the territory of the region on his invitation. Results of their research are studied in laboratories, many conclusions were made.
“I think the way we chose is optimal. We should rely on partners, and we fulfill it successfully”, as Alexander Mazharov said.