Bashkortostan and Orenburg Region will cooperate in Shaitan-Tau reserve protection
UFA, 18 April 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Olga Murtazina/.
Bashkortostan and Orenburg Region signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of sanctuaries protection. The agreement concerns the Shaitan-Tau ridge. This is the southernmost branch of the Ural Mountains, stretching along the Khaybulla District of Bashkortostan and the Kuvandyk District of the Orenburg Region. In Bashkortostan, the "Shaitan-Tau" sanctuary was created to protect rare animals. The steppe oak forests and the forest-steppe fauna are protected in the same reserve in the neighboring region.
According to the Ministry of Ecology of RB, the interaction will consist of joint search activities, a joint resolution of issues of poaching, illegal logging counteraction, extinguishing fires. The first meeting was scheduled, during which inspectors will learn how to use drones.