A polygon for storage of "organic fertilizers" or, to be exact, simply a dumping ground of sawdust and wastes of wood processing, 2005-2008

Events, facts, documents and evidences: It has earlier been described in detail on the page "Pollution of Belovezhskaya Pushcha: dumping rubbish and sawdust" about a new polygon or, to be exact, a dumping ground for storage of sawdust and wastes of wood processing which was built in 2004. It is located close to the village of Selishche which is tree kilometer from the village of Kamenyuki (the administrative center of the national park) and a thriving sawmill. Sawdust and other wood processing wastes which were earlier burnt at the central dumping ground near the sawmill are delivered to this ground over the last years. New technologies for manufacture of fuel briquettes or other useful production from sawdust have not been introduced in the national park. Some parts of sawdust are taken by the local population for in-house needs, while the others lay and decay on the dumping ground.
The photos below show how the situation on the dumping ground later developed.

This is the view of the dumping ground on the side close to a road in 2005. The ground covers the area of several hectares and is isolated with a capital fence of height about 2 meters.

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(A dumping ground for sawdust storage, the view on the side close to a road;
1 and 2 September 13, 2005; 3 August 8, 2006)

A beautiful shield of dark blue colour has been set up on the fence at the both ends of the dumping ground on its side close to the road. The shield has a record "Polygon for storage of organic fertilizers". There are no yet reliable information about that is actually true.

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(A shield with a record; September 13, 2005)

This is the view inside the dumping ground in 2005, that is one year later since the functioning ground.

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(The inside of the dumping ground at the entrance; September 13, 2005)
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(The inside of the dumping ground on the opposite side,
September 13, 2005)

This is the view inside the dumping ground in 2006, that is two years later since the functioning ground. Sawdust and bark evenly spread upon the area of the dumping ground have been moved by bulldozer to make big and high heaps.

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(The view inside the dumping ground sawdust heaps; August 08, 2006)
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(The view inside the dumping ground bark heaps; August 08, 2006)

Photos below show the dumping ground in 2008, that is three years later since the functioning ground.

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(The shield with the record to be gray a bit; March 21, 2008)
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(The entrance at the dumping ground; March 21, 2008)
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(A tractor delivers the next portion of sawdust from the sawmill; March 21, 2008)
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(The inside of the dumping ground full of sawdusta nd wastes
of wood processing; March 21, 2008)
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(New heaps of fresh sawdust on the dumping ground; March 21, 2008)

The well-made fence began to collapse as early as 4 years since its construction - wooden poles has got rotten in some places and the fence has tilted and has even fallen here and there. Thus, additional financial resources are already necessary for its repair and restoration.

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(The whole fence; March 21, 2008)
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(The tilted fence; March 21, 2008)
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(The fallen fence; March 21, 2008)