868.75 million rubles were allocated from the reserve fund of the Government of the Russian Federation for the organization and conduct of comprehensive scientific research and state monitoring of Arctic environment pollution. During the project implementation it is planned to involve the research and scientific expedition courts of "Roshydromet". The main goal is "Transarctica-2019"
, the modernization of the hydro-meteorological safety system of the maritime activities of the Russian Federation in the Arctic.
In the near future, the working group, which includes colleagues from Roshydromet, the Association of Polar Explorers and Arctic World Club officials, will provide the first developed proposals for the implementation of this extremely important project for the Arctic region.