Special security arrangements are in force in the wildlife sanctuaries of Saint Petersburg

07 July 2020

There are 8 wildlife sanctuaries and 7 natural monuments of regional significance in our city. Please note that special rules of stay are in force in those places.

Special security arrangements are in force in the wildlife sanctuaries of Saint Petersburg. It is to be recalled that there are 8 wildlife sanctuaries and 7 natural monuments of regional significance in our city. According to the rules, it is prohibited to make bonfires, use motor transport and install tents there.

In addition, there are local limitations in force in some parts of those wildlife sanctuaries. For example, it is prohibited to fish and swim in the waters. We recommend you to get acquainted with the rules of stay in a wildlife sanctuary or a natural monument before visiting it. It is to be added that the offence of the rules is punished by fine of up to 4000 rubles.