Sakhalin Branch News

Sakhalin Branch releases juvenile chum salmon into the Krasnoyarka river

On June 10, 2024, the juvenile chum salmon was released in the Krasnoyarka river, located in the Kholmsky District, Sakhalin Region, by the FSUE “Rosmorport” Sakhalin Branch in the presence of representatives of the state regulatory authorities.

195 thousand juvenile cham salmon with an average weight of little more than 1 g have been bred by the order of the Sakhalin Branch by a specialized fish hatchery.

The fish release was carried out as part of the environmental protection measures to compensate the damage caused to aquatical biological resources and their habitat by the branch during repair dredging in 2022 in the seaport of Shakhtersk.

The release was the first and only one this year, in accordance with the approved program of compensation measures of the branch for 2024.

The expenses of the Sakhalin Branch for breeding and release of juvenile chum salmon amounted to 842 thousand rubles.