New type of specially protected nature area will be created in Transbaikal

A new type of specially protected nature conservation area, the educational and scientific station, will be created in the Krasnochikoysky district of the Transbaikal region to preserve the cedar taiga.

Statsionar Menza (Menza station) on the area of some 22,000 hectares is created to conserve the Chikoy taiga site in the upper reaches of the Bolshaya River and to continue the comprehensive studies of the hunting and commercial animal species population, the yield dynamics of the cedar forest and other components of the Khentei-Chikoysky highland ecosystem, reported the press- service.

Source: TASS

Опубликовано: 23 January 2018