Transneft Druzhba has implemented a set of measures for the artificial reproduction of forest crops in Bryansk and Penza Regions.
The purpose is to maintain the forest fund in the areas of revamping of the Kuybyshev – Bryansk petroleum products trunk pipeline (PPTP) underwater crossings through the Snezhet, Probyt, Mylinka Rivers, as well as Ufa – West PPTP at the Penza – Saransk section.
More than 29 thousand seedlings of spruce, oak and pine were planted in Pochepskoe forestry of Bryansk Region on the total area of more than 7 hectares.
About 28.5 thousand pines were planted on 4 hectares of Chaadayevskoe forestry of Penza Region.
Environmental measures are implemented in close cooperation with regional authorities. The forest reproduction projects have received all the necessary approvals and strictly comply with the requirements of federal legislation in the area of forest relations. On their basis, the necessary agricultural care will be carried out for the seedlings. In autumn of this year, the results of the forest reproduction work of the enterprise will be evaluated by specialists of local authorities for the control and supervision of forestry.