Recently, on September 21, 2021, on the basis of the educational and scientific laboratory for ecological and biological research, an educational and experimental event, dedicated to the annual all-Ukrainian action “Naturalist’s Day” was held.

The event was organized by the Department of Botany and Ecology together with representatives of the educational and methodical center of vocational education in Dnipropetrovsk region.

The annual all-Ukrainian action “Young Naturalist’s Day” is held to intensify the work with young people on the formation of environmental culture, involvement in practical environmental activities, to various biological and environmental researches. The main task of the action is to increase the efficiency of educational and research work of pupils, students and meet the needs of professional self-determination and creative self-realization.

The participants of the event were presented with a presentation of a scientific experiment from the assistant of the department, Ph.D. pedagogical sciences, V.V. Pererva, who demonstrated the specifics of the structure of the respiratory system of plants of man-made areas, particularly in Kryvyi Rih. Students had the opportunity to get acquainted in detail with the results of the study with the help of modern educational and scientific laboratory of KSPU.

Such a meeting is extremely informative for the younger generation, as it triggers a mechanism of development of research interest, environmental culture and exploration. The Dean of Faculty of Natural Sciences, Ph.D. biological sciences, Associate Professor Ye.O. Yevtushenko told (translated): “Everyone, regardless of professional affiliation, must work primarily on their environmental consciousness. A real specialist is a self-disciplined person, in particular in his attitude to the environment”.

Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University congratulates young scientists and wishes to develop empathy for nature!