First Russian Arctic clean-up expedition sails for Franz Josef Land

Russian Arctic National Park's website has announced the departure from Arkhangelsk on May 14 of the first Arctic clean-up expedition in 2017. The ship Andrei Osipov set sail for one of the Franz Josef Land Archipelago's most difficult to reach islands, Graham Bell, where expeditions to clean up past environmental damage already took place in 2013 and 2015.


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