Today, on June 20, the two-day International Scientific and Practical Conference "Main ways of preserving meadow and steppe systems of Ukraine", dedicated to the 90th anniversary of Mykhailivska virgin land, began at Sumy National Agrarian University.
The first vice-rector of Sumy National Agrarian UniversityMykolaKurylo started the solemn part of the meeting. He congratulated the participants of the conference and stressed that thatwss truly a national event, since Mykhailivskavirgin land is a pearl not only of Sumy region, but of Ukraine as a whole.
The Acting Vice-Rector for Science Yuri Danko noted that SNAU had won the competition announced by the Department of Ecology and Conservation of Natural Resources of Sumy Region State Administration. That is why colleagues-ecologists gathered at the university.
IhorKryvozub, Director of the Department of Ecology and Conservation of Natural Resources of Sumy Region State Administration, addressed the guests and noted the importance of preserving the steppe reserve. And the head of the Department of Ecological Education and Recreation of Hetman National Park, OlexandrBala wished the fruitful work.
The interesting and meaningful reports, discussions and excursions to Mykhailivskavirgin land are planned to be visited by the participants of theconference.