Employees of Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Teplovsky hatchery" released in Volgograd Reservoir near Chardym 427,000 carp fingerlings total biomass 8.5 tons. The contract value amounted to 870 thousand rubles. The fish was released on the instructions of the Regional Committee for Environmental Protection.
The fry should partially offset the damage caused by reservoirs adverse climatic and hydrological natural phenomena.
"In addition, growing up, carp begins to actively eat reeds and aquatic vegetation that partially solves the problem of fouling rivers and beneficial to the ecological status of reservoirs," — Chairman of the Environmental Protection Committee of the Saratov region, Igor Chopin.