Kharkiv region — latest ecology news

A lake with sewage flowing into the river has formed near a cemetery in Kharkiv. Video.
A lake with sewage flowing into the river has formed near a cemetery in Kharkiv. Video.

In some areas, sewage flows directly onto the ground from the sewage pipe in the middle of the meadow

Trees have been barbarically cut down in Kharkiv once again. Photo.
Trees have been barbarically cut down in Kharkiv once again. Photo.

The European law "On the restoration of nature" provides for the elimination of the loss of the crowns of urban trees

Ducks return to the Lopan River in Kharkiv after oil spill
Ducks return to the Lopan River in Kharkiv after oil spill

This means that the concentration of petroleum products in water has significantly decreased

Black loggers were accused of felling a million hryvnias in Kharkiv region
Black loggers were accused of felling a million hryvnias in Kharkiv region

The suspect-organizer involved his wife and two other acquaintances in the felling

In the center of Kharkiv, oil products were poured into the river. Photos and video
In the center of Kharkiv, oil products were poured into the river. Photos and video

Prykhodko emphasized that this situation arose due to the systematic inaction of the responsible authorities

A composter helped to avoid 2.5 thousand tons of greenhouse gas emissions in Kharkiv region
A composter helped to avoid 2.5 thousand tons of greenhouse gas emissions in Kharkiv region

A community can reduce methane emissions by 30% if people compost 20% of their organic waste

Long-awaited cleanup of rivers from oil spill begins in Kharkiv – environmental activist
Long-awaited cleanup of rivers from oil spill begins in Kharkiv – environmental activist

It was possible to localize the pollution and stop the ingress of oil products into the Siverskyi Donets River

The environmental damage caused by the oil spill in Kharkiv region exceeded UAH 30 million
The environmental damage caused by the oil spill in Kharkiv region exceeded UAH 30 million

Oil products polluted about 780 thousand m2 of water surface

Environmental activist: Ineffective coupons installed on oil-polluted river in Kharkiv
Environmental activist: Ineffective coupons installed on oil-polluted river in Kharkiv

The content of oil products in the Nemyshlia River exceeds the norm by 95 times

Environmental activist: Dozens of tons of sorbents must be found to clean Kharkiv rivers from oil
Environmental activist: Dozens of tons of sorbents must be found to clean Kharkiv rivers from oil

The eco-activist was also indignant at the lack of support from other regions and foreign partners

Kharkiv residents start rescuing ducks poisoned by oil products
Kharkiv residents start rescuing ducks poisoned by oil products

To one of the residents, Lopani, a kachur came to the yard on his own to ask for help