Aqua life project was started in Pechory Sep 14
The international project " Protection of the aquatic environment and promoting green lifestyle in the border regions of Latvia and Russia " was started. Short title of the project is Aqua life.
Project Duration: July 1st, 2013- December 31st, 2014 (18 months).
The funding is provided through the program of cooperation between Estonia, Latvia, and Russia (European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument 2007- 2013).
The project includes the following activities:
Cleaning of territories near the ponds on Yurevskaya str. and Mezhdunarodnaya str. in Pechory;
Creating a project plan for the reconstruction of ponds on Yurevskaya str. and Mezhdunarodnaya str.;
Participation of students in summer ecological camps;
Participation in a workshop on the conservation and sustainable development of natural and man-made water reservoirs;
Developing a general guide for the conservation of water bodies and their sustainable management together with all partners of the project;
Carrying out the "Green Lab" in the Pechory district in July 2014;
The introduction of a joint campaign for the green way of life;
Distribution of video material "Aqua life" in schools of the Pechory district.