Objectives of the programme:
The first three-year cycle of vegetation studies in the area of
the potential impact of the pipeline route during the operation
phase was completed in 2011. Outside the territoty of the right of
way, vegetation is preserved without changes or changed to an
insignificant degree at its boundary.
In 2012, the monitoring of flora and vegetation was conducted in the area of the potential impact of Prigorodnoye Asset and the Onshore Processing Facility (OPF). The species composition of the flora, the structure of plant communities, and the state of populations of protected plants and lichens species remained unchanged or changed to an insignificant degree.