Natural Resources Minister Sergei Donskoi supports the idea of a conference in Russia to protect the polar bear.
"We discussed the measures related to the development of biodiversity. Want to develop projects in the restoration of rare and endangered animals. Colleagues from WWF proposed a conference with the Chairman of the Government relating to the restoration and protection of polar bears," — said Don journalists after the meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The meeting was devoted to environmental protection.
The Minister called protection of polar bears is very interesting theme.
"It is about the Arctic … We will provide all possible support, we agreed to meet (with experts) to discuss this topic again," — said Don.