EPL: Events and Announcements
27 April 2016
Lost objects and territories of nature reserve fund: Part 6 Sumy regionThe next part of EPL’s study of the lost territories of natural reserve fund (NRF) is devoted to the Sumy region. Natural reserve fund of Sumy region is represented by very diverse network of protected sites and areas of almost all categories. As of 01.01.2016, their number reached 261 and they cover 181823.8556 ha or 7.6% of the total territory of the region.
25 April 2016
"Raid" to the national park occupied by militariesOn April 12, EPL environmentalists together with local nature protection activists were able to visit the national natural park "Oleshkivski sands" located in the Kherson region. Today, visiting the national park is not a simple task. For several months it has been literally captured by units of the armed forces of Ukraine.
25 April 2016
Press Conference: natural reserves occupied by the military (Video)On April 12, in the city of Kherson there was held a press conference devoted to the arbitrary activities-of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the territory of the nature reserve fund of Kherson region. The event brought together employees of institutions of the nature reserves and nature protection activists.
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EPL (formerly Ecopravo-lviv) is a nongovernmental international organization, created in 1994 in order to provide assistance to individuals and legal persons in the protection of environmental rights, to promote the development of the environment protection, environmental education, science and culture.