Sakhalin Branch News

Sakhalin Branch releases juvenile chum salmon into the Krasnoyarka

On June 15, 2022, the Sakhalin Branch of FSUE "Rosmorport", in the presence of representatives of state control and supervisory authorities, released juvenile chum salmon into the Krasnoyarka river which flows through the territory of the Kholmsk district of the Sakhalin Region.

844 thousand juvenile chum salmons with an average weight of almost 1.2 g were bred by the order of the Sakhalin Branch by a specialized fish hatchery.

This fish release was carried out as part of the implementation of environmental protection measures to compensate for damage to aquatic biological resources and their habitat caused by the Branch during repair dredging in 2020-2021 in the seaports of Korsakov and Shakhtersk.

The release will be the only one this year, in accordance with the approved program of compensation measures of the Sakhalin Branch for 2022.

The expenses of the Sakhalin Branch for the breeding and release of juvenile chum salmon amounted to 4 million rubles.