JSC “Vostochny Port” has planted more than 400 trees in Vrangel
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JSC “Vostochny Port”, the largest Russian specialized port with hi-tech coal transshipment and a member of coal port holding “Managing Port Company”, has planted more than 400 trees in Vrangel.
The events were held within the framework of the “Green Spring” national environmental protection campaign and the “Eco Marathon 2018” project in cooperation with Nakhodka corps of volunteers, employees of the stevedoring company and local people. Representatives of the regional division of the “Green Patrol” public ecological organization and the Nakhodka Municipality Boxing Federation took an active part in the landscape gardening.
The port holding organized the planting of more than 300 apricot seedlings on the schools’ soils of the Nakhodka Municipality and in the Prikumsk Beach area.
Just before the 73rd Anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War, the volunteers planted more than 80 lilac seedlings at the Victory Memorial in Vrangel to support the “Lilac of the Victory” national campaign.
More than 50 Yeddo spruce seedlings were planted at the Victory Memorial of the Victor Vasyanovich public garden in honor of the first director of “Vostochny Port”.
“Such events help to raise awareness towards nature among the youth. The port holding has been organizing the “Eco Marathon” for the 4th year running already. Traditionally, the event engages schoolchildren, representatives of public ecological organizations and other concerned people of Nakhodka. The project includes city clean ups and educational programs,” mentioned Evgeny Arekhta, Chief Engineer of JSC “Vostochny Port”.