Two state nature reserve federal planned for the next two years in the Novosibirsk region, falls under the protection of Lake Chany and VASIUGAN marshes, said regional government.
"In accordance with the decree of the Russian government in the Novosibirsk region in 2014 provided for the formation of the Nature Reserve" Barabinskyi "including a large part of the lake system tubs, which will apply a more effective form of environmental protection," — said in a statement.
In addition, in 2013 in the Novosibirsk and Tomsk regions to preserve the unique wetlands VASIUGAN planned formation of the Nature Reserve "VASIUGAN."
Lake Chany — the largest lake in Western Siberia and one of the largest lakes in the world. In 1994 it was included in the list of wetlands of global importance. The main objective of wetlands of international importance — the conservation of waterfowl and maintain the natural hydrological regime of water objects.
VASIUGAN marshes — also one of the largest wetlands in the world. They are located between the rivers Ob and Irtysh, in Vasyugan Plain, located in Tomsk, Novosibirsk and Omsk regions. This is — a natural phenomenon that has no analogues in the world. Marshlands 53,000 square kilometers. These marshes — home to numerous native species, including rare (golden eagle, white-tailed eagle, osprey, gray shrike, peregrine falcon).
State wilderness areas — environmental, scientific research and environmental education facilities. They are created for the preservation and study of natural processes and phenomena, the gene pool of plant and animal life, individual species and communities of plants and animals, typical and unique ecosystems.