Sun rises over Taimyr

On the embankment of Dudinka square, artists of Heiro - the Taimyr folk song and dance ensemble of the peoples of the North - held the traditional ceremony of meeting ...

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Polar night in Norilsk is over

Polar night in Norilsk is over

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. It’s finished! After six weeks of solid night, Norilsk is ready to see the sun again. No matter it’s just for a little while, but the very fact that the polar night is over is incredibly pleasing. The polar night has ...

Siberian Polar bear Commander Sedov becomes father

Siberian Polar bear Commander Sedov becomes father

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Polar bear Komander Sedov, a resident of the Krasnoyarsk flora and fauna park Royev Ruchey, in Gelendzhik Safari Park gave birth to two cubs - a boy and a girl. Now they are a month old and their eyes have ...

Happy New Year to animals of Roev Ruchey

Happy New Year to animals of Roev Ruchey

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In honor of the New Year, Christmas trees are installed in the enclosures of the Krasnoyarsk zoo. To appease the symbol of 2021, the bison tree was decorated with carrots, beets and apples. “This difficult year will end soon, and the ...

More than 50 below zero expected in Norilsk

More than 50 below zero expected in Norilsk

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Frosty weather will continue in Norilsk in the coming days. Today Norilsk residents received an SMS notification from the Ministry of Emergency Situations, which says that on December 23–25, in the south of the Taimyr municipal district, they forecast a ...

Seasons’s length in Russia may change

Seasons’s length in Russia may change

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Natural changes will lead to the fact that the winter will become shorter and the spring - longer. So, in Moscow, the date of the transition of the average daily temperature to negative indicators has shifted by 7-10 days, and spring, ...

Taimyr has got natural monuments of regional importance

Taimyr has got natural monuments of regional importance

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The ​​specially protected natural areas in the Krasnoyarsk region in the past year have increased by more than 11 thousand hectares. In 2020, four specially protected natural areas (SPNA) of regional significance were created, they are located in Krasnoyarsk and Kuraginsky ...

212 photos for Taimyr people

212 photos for Taimyr people

#ARCTIC. SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Arctic – Taimyr book was published thanks to the support of the Nornickel and the Arctic Development Project Office (PORA). The publication continues the environmental and educational program of the Taimyr Museum of Local Lore called We are children of the ...

Putoransky nature reserve turns 32

Putoransky nature reserve turns 32

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Today the Putoransky reserve celebrates its 32nd birthday. The reserve is the largest in Russia among the mountainous ones: its area is 250 thousand square meters. Due to the fact that the plateau was not seriously influenced by humans and ...

Taimyr Reserves investigate vegetation near Norilsk

Taimyr Reserves investigate vegetation near Norilsk

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The main topic of the online seminar, which was attended by the Taimyr Reserves scientific department staff, was the study of vegetation dynamics based on images from Landstar satellites taken since 1985. According to the Taimyr Reserves united directorate, the meeting ...