​On 20 October the 18th annual interregional youth conference related to environmental monitoring of rivers and the Gulf of Finland was conducted. More than 80 young researchers, teachers, scientists, and NGOs’ experts took part.


Ecocentrum Ltd and Friends of the Baltic public organization together with active gardeners continue to study and discuss the effectiveness of different types of wastewater treatment facilities for individual houses in non-canalized areas.

On October 7, in Fauna gardening community of the Lomonosov District, a meeting with a specialist in servicing of local treatment facilities  was held.

Training-seminar on Cooperation for Nature and Climate was held in St. Petersburg on September 19. Friends of the Baltic and Ecocentrum organized the event. Participants were teachers, activists of non-governmental organizations and partners from scientific organizations and high school.

Ecocentrum and Friends of the Baltic experts conducted a series of research activities with students of environmental areas of St. Petersburg since May to September.

There were:
-trainings on the selection and analysis of samples on the microplastics,
-water sampling in different water bodies of St. Petersburg:Gulf of Finland, Smolenka river, Duderhof canal, Lakhtinsky bay;
-analysis of samples in the laboratory of SPBU resource center and Ecocentrum;
-lectures and workshops on the topic of micro-plastic.

ANEO "Friends of the Baltic" and Ecocentrum organized the acquaintance of the owner of Golden Horseshoe ranch and experts from the Institute for Engineering and Environmental Problems in Agricultural Production (IEEP). The meeting was held on August 29th, 2018.


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