In Rivne region found new Copanca amber

На Ровенщине нашли новые копанки янтаря

In Rivne region found new areas of illegal mining of amber

New areas of illegal mining of amber found with the help of small aircraft.

The state border guard service says about the discovery with the help of small aircraft of new areas of illegal mining of amber in Rivne region. About it reports a press-the centre of the SBGS.

Stated that during air patrols of the state border the border the crew of the aircraft inspected sites at a distance of 50 km from the state border, where it can be illegal mining of “Sunny stone”.

“Overall, the pilots inspected the rear of 1150 km2 parcels of border controlled areas. Recorded activity for possible illegal extraction of natural resources in areas near n Kunitskaya Will, Gretzky n, n of the Old Village of Rivne region. Carried out photo and video-documentation”, – stated in the message.

On these facts, the state border service officers immediately notified the leadership of local authorities, National police, SBU and Prosecutor’s office for review.

Earlier it was reported that mass production of amber in Rivne region have ended, but individual attempts to illegally extract amber still happen.

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