In Moscow will open the festival of nature «Pristine Russia»

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in photobacteria the Central house of artists in the Park «Muzeon» in Moscow. Archival photo<img src="/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2018/01/1176046cbf18768c8b59c77c0abdce23.jpg" alt="In Moscow will open the festival of nature «Pristine Russia»” />© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

The fifth all-Russian festival of nature «Pristine Russia» which will show most beautiful places of the protected areas of the country, opened in the Moscow Central house of artists on Friday and will last until February 25.

«On the eve of the world Cup especially important is the theme of the promotion of domestic and inbound tourism. One of the objectives of the project is to draw attention to the most beautiful places of wild nature of the Arctic, the Urals, Kamchatka, Yakutia and other protected areas of Russia», – said the organizers of the festival.

This year will feature several special projects: an exhibition of the finalists and winners of the prestigious contest wildlife photography Wildlife Photographer of the Year, guest exhibition of the best Swedish photographers, the project «Antarctica» as well as pictures from space cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy and 30 frames-winners of all-Russian competition for young photographers. The film program is the best Russian films about nature.

So, in the weekend of 27-28 January, the first Russian wildlife photographers will hold meetings dedicated to the photography of nature in various conditions, climates and terrains. Then on 3 February in the framework of the «year of the volunteer and the volunteer» at the festival with the support of the environmental education center «Reserves» will host a volunteer day. The next day will be a sea day, when the stage of the festival will be well-known Russian scholars and travellers.

«Bird day will be held on February 10. About programs to study and preserve wild birds tell the staff reserves, and photographers, naturalists will tell about the secrets of shooting birds. The twenty-third of February, the festival guests waiting for the traditional day of the peoples of the North, they will be able to get acquainted with the rituals and folk art of the Northern peoples», — said the organizers.

Will close the festival on February 24-25, scientific weekend. For kids these days prepared a series of interesting popular science lectures, which will hold young, passionate scientists. Young visitors will enjoy a series of fascinating scientific concepts.

International information Agency «Russia today» is the General information partner all-Russian nature fest «Pristine Russia». In the Central house of the artist can be seen a hundred best works of the photographers of the Agency.