A regular meeting of the Council for Science on the development of regional geoparks has taken place.
The Head of the Republic of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has met colleagues to talk about the pressing problems of the upcoming project: "The establishment of geological parks will contribute not only to the economic growth of the Republic, but also the development of tourism of the Bashkir region, since tourism becomes the main factor of the development of the area.”
Director of the Research Institute for Life Safety of the Republic Bashkortostan Larisa Belan spoke about the concept of Yangan-Tau Geopark. Larisa Belan presented to the participants of the meeting a draft strategy for the development of the Geopark as well as the establishment of the specialized scientific and educational platforms that may be interesting for scientists as well as tourists.
In conclusion of the meeting, the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov noted that the organizational and financial issues raised during the meeting should be resolved: "We must do this work efficiently. We have everything for that.” concluded Rustem Khamitov.