Budget financing of the project of forest conservation in Russia decreased by 33%

Budget financing of the project of forest conservation in Russia will reduce in 2020 by almost 33%, said the Deputy head of Rosleskhoz Mikhail Klinov. For these purposes will allocate 6.6 billion rubles.

In 2019 for the project “forest Conservation” has provided more than 9.6 billion rubles.

meanwhile, plans for reforestation remain unchanged over 1.1 million hectares.

reforestation can send 2.4 billion rubles., for the purchase of fire-fighting vehicles and equipment — 3.2 billion rubles for the purchase of forestry machinery and equipment — 650 million rbl., on creation of inventory of forest seeds — 41 mln. for inventory Fund reforestation — more than 317 million rubles, concluded the Deputy head of the Federal forestry Agency.

According to the accounting chamber (JV), the Statute of limitations, 85% of information for forest management exceeds ten years. This means that on the state forest Fund on the area of 974 million hectares there is no reliable information, highlights of the joint venture.