LANDFILL LIQUIDATION IN 2022
2022 saw one of the most large-scale environmental campaigns in recent years to eliminate unauthorized landfills in the south of the Irkutsk region. ANO Baikal Ecology together with RT-NEO Irkutsk, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Irkutsk region, the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation and FGBU Zapovednoye Pribaikalye liquidated around 48 unauthorized dumps with the total area of 35.7 hectares of land and a volume of 198.4 thousand m³ of waste.
REFORESTATION ON THE TERRITORY OF FGBU ZAPOVEDNOYE PRIBAIKALYE
Support for the VOOP “Green Nurseries of Russia” project: Elimination of the consequences of forest fires. Forest fire prevention and ensuring sanitary safety of forests. Creation of forest nurseries on the site of former landfills. Support for reforestation projects of FGBU Zapovednoye Pribaikalye.
FOUR MORE REVERSE VENDING MACHINES FOR PLASTIC BOTTLE RECYCLING APPEARED IN IRKUTSK
This year ANO Baikal Ecology, RT-NEO Irkutsk and BAIKALSEA Company together with the partners – Slata supermarket chain and FGBU Zapovednoye Pribaikalye install four reverse vending machines to make plastic recycling easier for Irkutsk residents. One of them has already started working and accepts empty plastic bottles in the Slata supermarket at Baykalsky highway,12km,12A. ANO Baikal Ecology is a partner of the project. Slata supermarket chain has installed some reverse vending machines in the supermarkets, and gives bonuses for each recycled plastic bottle according to its loyalty program.
ALL-RUSSIAN CAMPAIGN "WATER OF RUSSIA" AT BAIKAL
ANO Baikal Ecology became one of the partners of the “Water of Russia” campaign to clean up the shores of Lake Baikal and assisted in removing the waste from the Slyudyanka-2 station on the southern shore of Lake Baikal. The All-Russian campaign “Water of Russia” (“The Shore of Good Deeds”) to clean up litter on the shores of water bodies is a part of the federal project “Protection of Unique Water Bodies” of the national project “Environment”. Organizers: the Irkutsk branch of the All-Russian Society for Nature Conservation and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Irkutsk region.
"PLANT A TREE - GIVE THE PLANET LIFE!"
ANO Baikal Ecology is a permanent partner of the “Plant a Tree – Give the Planet Life” campaign aimed at restoring forest and park areas in different districts of the Irkutsk region as well as cultivating a tradition of community participation in tree planting.
Organizer: Give the Planet Life Charitable Foundation
Date: May 2019