Leaders Usinsk (Komi Republic) and OOO "LUKOIL-Komi" Usu released into the river more than a hundred thousand young grayling for artificial stocking of the largest river in the north of the country, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday, the mayor of the municipality of Alexander Tian.
He said the two-month grayling fry (the presence of the fish in ponds according to environmentalists as an indicator of purity) was delivered to Usinsk of Sosnogorsky, where a single hatchery in the region. It has a modern base for the reproduction of juvenile grayling, whitefish and other northern fish. The project is to reproduce the biological resources of the northern rivers of oil implement the sixth year. During this time, more than 550,000 fingerlings of different species of fish are released into the Pechora River, Colva, Synya. Four years later, released today in Usu fry will begin to produce offspring. According to estimations of the procedure, artificial stocking D is an effective way of increasing the number of fish species, which contributes to biobalance in nature and the preservation of traditional fishing craft of the local population.
"In just the past five years," lukoylovtsy "contributed more than 8 million rubles for stocking ponds to increase the populations of valuable species of fish, for which they are grateful not only the power but also the fishermen," — he added.