Ten thousand trees will be planted in Yamal within the framework of the All-Russian eco-event
Residents of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (YNAO) will plant about 10 thousand seedlings of trees in early autumn during the eco-campaign entitled as Let's save the forest. The campaign began in the Yamal region, said the press service of the regional government on Tuesday.
"Yamal has joined the large-scale environmental campaign dedicated to forest recreation. About 10 thousand trees are to be planted in 21 municipalities of the region during September, 2021. The first area, where the action took place, was Yamal district. Recently in Salemal and Kamenny Cape over 1 500 young trees of alder and birch have been planted. More trees will be planted in September in other settlements of the district", - states the report.
Trees are supposed to be planted on school territories and in public areas.
For the first time, this action was held in 2019. It is being implemented as part of the Ecology national project. For two years, its participants have planted more than 82 million trees. The organizers of the action are the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, the Federal Forestry Agency, as well as Noncommercial Organizations: National Priorities and the Garden of Memory.