On the Earth Day (also the Ecologist Day) on the 5th of June 2019, Arkhangelsk PPM JSC traditionally and voluntarily released 2019 pieces of young Atlantic salmon (salmon) into the Solza River (flows into the White Sea) as agreed with the North-West Department of the Federal Fishing Agency.
The average weight of one young fry is 12 grams (the total weight of the released fry is more than 24 kg).
The fry were grown at the Onega fish farm of the Northern branch of FSI Glavrybvod.
Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill invested about 700 thousand rubles in this environmental protection event.
According to Eugenia Moskalyuk, a Chief Ecologist of the mill, annually Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill holds events aimed on protection and reproduction of aquatic biological resources. “The release of fry on our professional holiday is becoming a good tradition for the mill. I would like to emphasize that our event is voluntary and it is not related to production activities,” - said the Chief Ecologist of the mill.We will remind that the plant voluntary released 2018 fry of trout in 2018.