The students' group "Ecos" of Volzhsky Polytechnic Institute (Affiliate of VSTU) took part in the ecological event.
Headed by Alexander Ryazankin, the first-year and the upper-year students participated in the ecological event "Protect!", cleaning the bank of Akhtuba river of rubbish on the territory of the Round Lake. The event was organized by the PJSC "RusHydro - Volzhsky hydro-electric power station" and Complex Youth Center " Youth of Volzhsky".
After the clean-up there was the "Ecological plein-air" where the young people presented their projects in such areas as "Environmental and water resources protection", "Waste recycling" etc.
The field kitchen was organized with the support of the social organization "Ecological descent" consisting of the students of VPI.
The students collected 10 packages with rubbish on the bank of the river and in the park zone.
It's worth mentioning what Antoine de Saint-Exupery wrote: "When you've finished washing and dressing each morning, you must tend your planet."