Transcarpathian region — latest ecology news

Local deputies supported the construction of wind turbines in the Runa valley
Local deputies supported the construction of wind turbines in the Runa valley

Activists, in turn, declared that they would continue to fight for this area of ​​the highlands

There are plans to build 5 new waste processing plants in Transcarpathia
There are plans to build 5 new waste processing plants in Transcarpathia

They are designed to solve the problem of increased volumes of household waste arising due to the large flow of internal migrants into the region

Ukraine will finally ban clear-cutting in the Carpathians in three years
Ukraine will finally ban clear-cutting in the Carpathians in three years

The new regulation introduces a clear control system and simplifies the process of forest restoration after hostilities

In Uzhhorod, schoolchildren will learn to sort garbage for a month
In Uzhhorod, schoolchildren will learn to sort garbage for a month

The eco-initiative will cover all schools of the regional center

In Transcarpathia, rescuers eliminated a large-scale forest fire for 6 hours
In Transcarpathia, rescuers eliminated a large-scale forest fire for 6 hours

125 people and 17 pieces of equipment were involved

Crazy sakura and magnolia have blossomed in Transcarpathia. Photo.
Crazy sakura and magnolia have blossomed in Transcarpathia. Photo.

Sometimes cherry blossoms bloom three times a year

An entrepreneur who embezzled UAH 3 million from forestry programs will be tried in Zakarpattia
An entrepreneur who embezzled UAH 3 million from forestry programs will be tried in Zakarpattia

He faces up to 12 years in prison and confiscation of property

The Valley of daffodils in Zakarpattia is covered with bright primroses. Photo.
The Valley of daffodils in Zakarpattia is covered with bright primroses. Photo.

Visitors can book an excursion to learn more about the primroses and nature of Transcarpathia

A landslide of 11 hectares of soil destroyed thousands of trees in Zakarpattia
A landslide of 11 hectares of soil destroyed thousands of trees in Zakarpattia

This is already the third landslide in the region for 2024

Public hearings on the construction of a wind farm on the Runa valley were held in Zakarpattia
Public hearings on the construction of a wind farm on the Runa valley were held in Zakarpattia

Most local residents do not support the construction of 30 windmills on the mountain

The first turbine of the wind farm was installed in Transcarpathia
The first turbine of the wind farm was installed in Transcarpathia

The community will receive 3% of the income from the sale of electricity, i.e. 1.5 million hryvnias per year from the operation of one turbine