Employees of the Laboratory of Arctic Biomonitoring continue to work in the Nenets Autonomous District

Employees of the Laboratory of Arctic Biomonitoring continue to work in the Nenets Autonomous District
26.07.2017

From July 24th to July 27th an expedition to Naryan-Mar to Krasnoye village is being held, whose purpose is to determine the role of fish in the nutrition of the indigenous population, as well as preparing for questioning the population.

This year, the region is marked by an unusually warm July, which is very conducive to work. The interaction with the administration of the Primorsko-Kui village council of the NAA (the link to the site - http://pksovet.ru) was continued, the analysis of the biomonitoring data on the basis of previously conducted studies and the current state of public health is jointly carried out.

During the expedition work together with the agricultural production cooperative, samples of fish of different ages of the families Salmonidae, Esocidae, Cyprinidae, Gadidae, traditionally used for food by the local population, were sampled.

The analysis of the content of persistent organic and inorganic contaminants in samples in the arctic biomonitoring laboratory.

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