October 31, the second- year students who are training for theirMaster’s degree at Sumy NAU and specialize in "Ecology" took part in the national ecological event "Oaks of Shevchenko will unite Ukraine".
This event was led by the head of the NGO "Ecologists of Universities", Ph.D., Professor of the Department of Ecology and Botany of SNAU VolodymyrOnoprienko, together with the workers of the "MikhailivskaTsilyna" nature reserve. The action was initiated by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine.
The purpose of this movement is to attract public attention to the protection and preservation of the old oaks of the Taras Shevchenko's period of life and the planting of young trees.
As part of an environmental action in the village of VelykiLuky over 3 dozen seedlings of oak trees (Quercusrobur L.) were planted by the workers of thenature reserve and students of Sumy National Agrarian University.
The gloomy and cool weather did not affect the mood of the participants. The ecological day ended with an eco-picnic and a tasty porridge.