The main event of the year centered on environmental protection in Russia - "Golden Turtle" takes place in Loft Project Etazhi (Ligovsky pr.,74 ).
Being environmentally aware and caring for nature conservation of the planet has quickly become the objective reality of the XXI century. The most important function of the environmental movement is acquiring new participants and supporters. “Golden Turtle” is now in its seventh year of promoting wildlife conservation, calling its supporters to creativity that sings the praises of nature. As of now, “Golden Turtle” is the largest cultural event in the country focused on environmental education.
Showcasing the best in nature photography, film and television programming about the wild and untamed places around the planet, “Golden Turtle” attracts the interests of people of all ages with events in dozens of Russian cities. Through this people are able to learn about various environmental initiatives and social movements, as well as become involved and contribute to the cause.
This year the exhibition will feature 160 of the best photographs selected from over 15,000 that were submitted from 59 countries for the competition.
Beginning in mid-January the exhibition was featured in Moscow and once again obtained the status of the most attended event in the country.