“Waste Museum” Opened in the Commander Islands Nature Reserve

14 Aug — 2019

Our permanent exposition is dedicated to pollution of the World Ocean. It incorporates 14 types of waste of different danger classes. The majority of the objects were collected on the territory of the nature reserve, namely Bering Island coastline. Schoolchildren from Nikolskoye and foreign tourists became the first to visit the educational platform in our visitor center.

The exposition speaks not about the harm that the waste can cause but about the necessity of recycling to promote effective use of natural resources of the planet.

Plastic objects, batteries, cigarette filters, fishing nets, rubber pieces became art objects and are equipped with special tablets telling where the objects where found, how long they…

Заповедная Россия English

Заповедная Россия English