Kandalaksha Bay Cup 2015

Inter-regional yacht competition will be held June 27-July 3 near Chupa organized by the Sea Yacht Club of Chupa.

chupa_yaht_clubThe regatta starts with a qualifying commission at Sonostrov on June 27 2015. Then the regatta moves through Umba (June 29), and Kandalaksha (June 30). A so-called “port race” will be held in Kandalaksha for the Kandalaksha Administration prize. The place to observe the race is from the Monastyrski Navolok (east end of Kandalaksha). The race ends on July 3 in Chupa, Karelia. Participants, spectators, and event sponsors are invited.

Regatta route:

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Our ecotourism friends in Chupa now have their site

It is for the time being Russian only although they do speak English. To help them access international audience I’ve prepared the following English summary of what they offer.

Arctic Dolphin Ecotourism. Chupa, Loukhi District, Republic of Karelia

1Skype: suprunenko.yuliya  Telephones: +7 921 227 1158, +7 953 537 3240, +7 953 537 3114  E-mail: yulka-tm@yandex.ru

This is a summary. For full version see polarny-delfin.ru, in Russian.

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Chupa invites ornithologists

2From our friends, Julia and Vasily from Chupa (Karelia):

Dear friends, all of us look for sea ornithologists for continuation of our ornithological researches on the White Sea!
Researches have to will take place at the end of May – the beginning of June, 2015.

Examine from articles about the beginning of our family ecological projects on the White Sea. www.xray-mag.com/content/research-and-adventure-white-sea-coast

We will be glad to your opinion!

Yours faithfully,
Yulia Suprunenko
Coordinator of the White Sea Project
Lighthouse Foundation

Email:
yulka-tm@yandex.ru
suprunenkoyuliya@mail.ru

The second international scientific and practical conference “Natural and cultural heritage of the White Sea”. July 17-19, 2015. Chupa, Republic of Karelia, Russia

We invite you to take part in the second international scientific and practical conference “Natural and cultural heritage of the White Sea: prospects of preservation and development”. July 17-18-19, 2015. Chupa, Republic of Karelia, Russia

Organizes conference: NGO “Basin Council of the North Karelian Coast” With supported of Lighthouse Foundation

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Photos from the Conference in 2014

Contacts: Yulia Suprunenko, e-mail: yulka-tm@yandex.ru, suprunenkoyuliya@mail.ru

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Natural and cultural heritage of the White Sea

1PDF version of the collection of conference “Natural and cultural heritage of the White Sea: prospects of preservation and development” in Russian and English: collection_conference>>.
The conference was held in Chupa, Karelia, July 18-20 2014. Dates Conference in 2015 determined during this month.

New Year’s tour in Chupa, North Karelia

We wrote earlier about our friends, ecologists from Chupa and their Christmas and New Year tours.

The first photos of the lucky ones who took part in these tours

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Christmas (Orthodox) holidays in Chupa, North Karelia

Our ecology friends from Chupa (North Karelia) keep coming up with new programs, and we keep spreading the word.

Having just attracted enough of those desiring to freeze their butts off during the New Year tour (31 декабря – 6 января), Julia and Vasily have immediately announced their invitation for the Christmas tour.

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Winter holidays on the White Sea in Chupa, Karelia

An invitation from our friends

Chupa is a village in the Loukhi district of Karelia, on the White Sea coast. Easy to get to by train from Moscow or St. Petersburg.

The cost is 24 000 roubles per adult. Children 6-17 60% off. Chldren up to 5 free.

Or 1840 if you don’t use the services of a cook and take your own products.

Skis, skates, sleighs, ice fishing and banya, Xmas tree, Pomor Ukha (fish soup), aurora borealis, and the famous Beluga whales!

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Call us at +7 953 537 3114 and +7 921 227 1158 or write to yulka-tm@yandex.ru and suprunenkoyuliya@mail.ru

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A white whales report from Nilmoguba from a friend of ours

By Doctor Morita


This is the site of the establishment: pkrug.ru. Our story starts with the difficulties and discomforts of wearing a “dry wetsuit” that makes it quite hard to dive.
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Ancient dwellings and another stone labyrinth

At the end of August remains of dwellings of dugout type, said to be 5 th. years old, have been found by the village of Keret, near Loukhi or Chupa in Karelia.

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Within less than a mile from these a new labyrinth has been discovered, the 4th one in Karelia so far. 1 more >>