The development of underground drinking water supplies started in the East of the Crimea, there has drilled the first six wells, said Last news Deputy head of the Council of Ministers of Crimea Nikolay Leontyevich.
The authorities are confident that in the underground freshwater sources is enough water for water supply of cities and districts of Eastern and South-Eastern Crimea, including Kerch, Feodosia and Sudak. Yanaki noticed that the Authorities of the Republic had to look for an alternative to the Dnieper water, supply of which to the Peninsula on the North-Crimean channel is limited by the Ukrainian authorities to limit level - 4 cubic meters per second at the rate of 80-85 cubic meters.
" We are not sitting idle. We drill wells in the Kirovsky and Leninsky districts. Of them We can get about 25 thousand cubic meters per day. Currently, work has already drilled about 6 wells, " said Yanaki. In addition, the question of filling of the North Crimean channel through water From local rivers.
Yanaki expressed hope that common reason will prevail and the Ukrainian Authorities to resume supplies of the Dnieper water in the Republic.
before the 1st Deputy head of the Crimean government Rustam Temirgaliev reported that accumulation of fresh water found in the North-East of the Crimea, it would be enough for drinking water supply of a significant part of the Peninsula.
Ukraine provided to 85% of the needs of the Crimea in fresh water through the North-Crimean canal linking the main channel of the Dnipro Peninsula. The authorities of the Republic four times already passed the package of documents for the conclusion of the contract on deliveries and settlements for the Dnipro water used for irrigation and drinking purposes. However, hoodhot of Ukraine gives them to reverse, thus limiting the supply of water to the maximum level. The Ministry of environmental resources and ecology of Russia suggests creating individual plans of water supply for each region of Crimea.