Buffer zone of Polistovsky National Nature Reserve is officially restored
Yesterday, December 3, a decree of the Administration of Pskov region, returning Polistovsky Reserve’s buffer zone was officially published. You can read the document can here: http://publication.pravo.gov.ru/Document/View/6000201511100001
Recall that on the 15th of May in accordance with the decision of the regional administration (http://publication.pravo.gov.ru/Document/View/6000201505190003) buffer zone temporarily disappeared. This decision is contrary to the federal law; in connection with this Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment send an official letter to the governor of the Pskov region Andrey Turchak. As a result, on the 30th of November after some agreements a new regulation has been finally developed.
Now the buffer zone exists, and it retains its former borders. You can learn information about the current regime in Polistovsky Reserve buffer zone on our website: http://polistovsky.ru/en/protection/zone