#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The seventh ecological marathon Poneslos has come to an end. The project started in June and brought together 432 participants united into 64 teams from 56 divisions of Nornickel and 33 partner organizations.
In total, the teams implemented 18 environmental projects. Among them there are the mount Festivalnaya eco-trail improvement, the Taimyr lakes and the Yenisey banks cleaning from garbage and abandoned fishing nets.
The most active volunteers took part in the Siberian Perspective ecological rally and built an ecotrail in the Krasnoyarsk Stolby nature reserve.
As a result, three groups of winners from different teams were determined:
The teams Smelt, Territory, Mustard and 50 Shades of Green won the first place. They proposed a project for an eco-trail on the Festivalnaya mountain of the Putoransky reserve. This is the region of the lake Lama and lake Kapchuk isthmus, seven kilometers long with a rise to a height of 700 meters. The guys received a certificate for 150 thousand rubles for team-building events;
Second place and a certificate for 100 000 rubles were given to the Inferno, Terra, Storm and Tornado teams with the Arctic in Our Hands project. Its essence: the creation of a safe and environmentally friendly infrastructure for the activities of eco-volunteers, a group of divers monitoring water bodies in the territory of Taimyr and the Krasnoyarsk region for weediness, removing garbage from the bottom of water bodies and the coastal zone and transporting it from protected areas;
The third place went to the Naughty and Elk is Kind teams. The guys developed a project for an interactive space InterActive and EcoLogical for conducting environmental classes on the basis of the Naughty eco-club. It is planned to hold an interactive game on the topic of children and adults’ environmentally friendly behavior, the Clean Games in Talnah event. The teams were awarded a certificate for 75 thousand rubles.
Text: Ekaterina Lyubimaya, Photo: Nornickel Polar Division’s press service