Potentially contaminated sites of storks by organic oil are being cleaned


The drainage works have initiated nearby Hovtashen community, where, according to the monitoring, the accumulation of organic oils were detected which had covered over 100 storks. The cleaning activities are accomplished by the employees of "Melioration" CJSC of the Water Committee. The representatives of the Ministry of Environment, the Water Committee, the Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body, regional and community bodies were also present.
Following advisory assistance of the specialists of the Ministry of Environment, stork care is being performed in Hovtashen community, where on August 4 it, too, is envisaged to supervise the next phase of cleaning the most oiled plumage of birds.