Russian President Vladimir Putin during a visit to the Baikal state nature biosphere reserve took part in the release of juvenile Arctic Cisco. About it reports “Interfax”.
The head of state with a net was released into the lake a few fry from the container, in which there were only 50 thousand. Then he pulled a lever, sending the rest of the fish in the lake.
It is noted that the fish were grown in cages by the method of industrial fish. Release of fingerlings annually by the company “Baikal Fishery” together with the branch “Glavrybvod” to restore and maintain biodiversity of the fish fauna of lake Baikal.
Before visiting the reserve, Putin visited Siberia fishing. It was noted that the head of state managed to catch a fish. “It was even more interesting than before”, — said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov. The representative of the Kremlin did not specify whether the President can break his own record when he caught a 21-kilogram pike.