In Dagestan, a factory for the reproduction of sturgeon will launch in 2017

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura in potomacrebbe farm for breeding of sturgeon and salmon fishes. Archival photoIn Dagestan, a factory for the reproduction of sturgeon will launch in 2017© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura the image Bank

The plant on the reproduction of sturgeon, which will allow you to restore their population, will start in Dagestan in 2017, said head of the Federal Agency for fishery Ilya Shestakov.

«Under the Federal investment programme we are building in the Republic of a plant for the reproduction of sturgeon and this year we run it. He will play up to two million fry for release into the Caspian sea is a Russian sturgeon, Beluga. Thus further give the opportunity for the restoration of reserves», — said Shestakov reporters after the meeting in Makhachkala.

The head of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov noted that during the meeting with the leadership of the Agency discussed the development of the fisheries complex of the Republic, expansion of support measures to enterprises producing commodity aquaculture.

«We also talked on the subject of the project implementation for the modernization of the fishing terminal in sea trade port of Makhachkala in the framework of the «strategy of development of sea terminals for the comprehensive servicing of fishing vessels», – said Abdulatipov.