the area of the future nature monument will be 7.58 acres. It will include two sections. One of them is the free area of the wild coast at Cape Sandy, with an area of 3.7 hectares, the citizens using them for recreation and picnics. Here, according to estimates of ecologists, grows 45 instances of pistachio and juniper deltoid 12. Other in the street chelnokova area of 3.9 hectares, which revealed 557 pistachio trees. This is the largest population of pistachio in the coastal area of Sevastopol, according to the materials of integrated environmental examination. The age of most trees is from 100 to 300 years, and some large specimens about 400 years.
However, the territory with endangered relict grove in the Ukrainian years was divided into plots for individual and multi-storey residential development. Sometimes construction work began, but the grove remains intact.
the Total area of future protected areas were 17 plots for individual residential development of 10 acres each and one large plot of land for construction of apartment buildings with an area more than three hectares. It leases from the city the company “decor”, intended to build a residential block of 11-storey buildings, a garage boxes and Parking lots.
last Summer, the developer received a building permit. But social activists and local residents came to the defense of groves and received the support of the city authorities. “Pistachios in Bay Round” was included in the law of Sevastopol on the perspective of the PAS, passed in September 2019, the General began to prepare documents to make the grove status of a natural monument.
a few days ago from vigilant local residents received a signal: the phase began cutting. Arrived at the scene by the city Commission, but to get to the fenced area officials could only with the police.
We checked out the construction site, found some felled trees and stumps. When there was deforestation – unknown, – told Vice-the Governor of Sevastopol Denis Solodovnikov.
According to Vice-Governor of Sevastopol, Vladimir Bazarov, in the boundaries of the proposed protected areas included two-thirds of the land allocated for development. Seitaridis opened public discussion of the draft – they are in distance format, the participants are offered to vote “for” or “against” the creation of a monument of nature. Upon completion, the documents will be sent for approval to the Ministry of natural resources, and then adopt the boundaries of protected areas. In addition, there will be changes in the project planning and surveying the territory in the Bay area omega (Round), approved by the city government at the beginning of 2019.
the Acting Governor of Sevastopol Mikhail Razvozhaev instructed to count the trees in case deforestation to claim owners. He also said that the government ��cities plans to buy land from private owners to create protected areas.
Public discussions are held on the website of the General. There is published material about the creation of the monument of nature “Pistachios in Bay Round” and the ballot.
Pistachio tupolistnaya listed in the Red book of Russia as a rare species with a very ancient, relict origin. In Russia is found in the coastal zone on the territory of Sevastopol, Republic of Crimea and Krasnodar region. It is a deciduous tree up to 10 meters with a branched stem, has small fruits turquoise or yellow-red color. Lifespan up to 1000 years.
the proposed boundaries of the nature monument “Pistachio Creek Round” grows 602 pistachio tree, and in the buffer zone a further 270. The territory is considered as a holistic natural and cultural complex, since it also remains Chora of Chersonesos, the three buildings of the ancient period are included in the list of cultural heritage.