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Sturgeons released into Kura River

15.10.2021,15:49


October 15, Fineko/abc.az. The ceremony of releasing sturgeon fry has been held within the framework of project Wealth of Basins, aimed at preserving and restoring the biological resources of the inland water basins of Azerbaijan.

ABC.AZ reports that during the event held with the participation of representatives of the IDEA Public Association, volunteers, schoolchildren, 10,000 sturgeons grown in aquaculture conditions were released into the Kura River, and a tree planting campaign was also held on the territory of the fish hatchery.

Project The Richness of Pools envisages the measures to increase the natural population of fish species, reduce pollution of inland waters, and encourage fishing in accordance with legal and civil norms.

By Elmir Muradov