Kirov authorities will ask for state protection of the territory with ancient fossils

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Authorities in Kirov region intend to appeal to the government of the Russian Federation with a request to give located in the region territory «Tarska Luka» national Park status of Federal significance, the government said region.

«On «Tarskoe Luka» discovered unique findings that speak in favor of the study and conservation of this area. This year, scientists received information about more than 100 insects have identified several rare species of plants, brought finds of ancient fossil animals. For the study site, vegetation and wildlife, there are scientific expeditions, none of which is without openings», — stated in the message.

Clarifies that «Tarska a Bow» combines a few unique places in the valleys of the rivers Vyatka, Nemda tansy and picturesque landscapes, discoveries in palaeontology, rare species of birds, animals and plants listed in the Red book of the Kirov region and famous for its «singing» Sands.

Now, within the framework of the Year of ecology completed another expedition to the area. The government stressed that the results of the expedition confirmed the necessity to create in the area of the national Park. Giving the Park of Federal status will allow you to keep your existing here flora and fauna not typical of the Kirov region landforms, will give a new impetus to the development of several areas in the field of environmental tourism and to receive Federal funds.

In the regional Ministry of the environment believe that the security of Federal value-site «Tarska Luke» will prevent poaching and protect against possible technological intervention.