Beaches´ rehabilitation and cleaning, biodigesters´ installation in the Swine Basic Unit Enterprise (UEB), days of sanitation carried out by workers in order to improve the collection and final disposal of solid waste, are some of the results supporting the decision that Bahia Honda township is selected to celebrate the activities of the World Environment Day.
María Victoria López, head of the Department of the Environment at CITMA provincial management, pointed out, as other achievements, the investments in waste treatment systems in Cabaña Integral Porcine Center and the Combined Dairy Plantation, as well as the elimination of silence areas thanks to solar panels installation.
During the activities of this year, from May 4 to June 30, talks, workshops with the participation of children, exhibitions of photos and drawings, tree planting and beach sanitation have taken place.
The most solemn moment of the celebration, dedicated this year to the fight to reduce air pollution, will be the central ceremony in that municipality, ideal moment to recognize the work of personalities and institutions that do science in function of the Environment.
San Antonio ´people also mark with different environmental initiatives these days. The most important action, supported by the Ariguanabo Foundation (FUNDAR), took place this first of June, when a group of people gathered in areas near the Ariguanabo River to collect solid waste.
The program issued by FUNDAR, also ensures the realization of a group of environmentalist conferences, highlighting titles such as the Climates of the past: natural tendencies or anthropic action? ", By Professor Jesús Pajón, from the National Museum of Natural History.
Carography mapping and geological hazard scenarios are also announced in Artemisa province, research by Dr. Efrén Jaimez, from the Institute of Geophysics and Astronomy, as well as, State of Cuban avifauna, its affectations and conservation, by Doctor Hiram González , from the Institute of Ecology and Systematics.
At 2:00 p.m. on June 5 at the municipal museum a speleological photographic exhibition will be inaugurated. The children also have their choice , with the award of a children's drawing contest.
The program will be enlivened, at various times, by the Yawar group, and for the 21st, at six o'clock in the afternoon, in the Humor Park , concert in the neighborhood is expected by Silvio Rodríguez.
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