В«This event is held as part of nationwide campaigns on such global environmental problems such as Khimki Forest, Lake Baikal and Utrish.
But despite the fact that this all-Russian action in every city and local residents raised environmental concerns. What are we going to do today, in St. Petersburg. "
the square came a little more than a hundred people, including activists of the St. Petersburg Yabloko, Greenpeace, the Green Wave "Environmental and Human Rights Center" Bellona ".
A similar rally was held in Moscow on October 22. Then, in a meeting attended by the writer Viktor Shenderovich, activists of the Movement in Khimki forest protection, "Greenpeace Russia and WWF, the initiative group to protect Utrish, as well as members of" Solidarity ", the Left Front," The Other Russia. "
However, the organizers insisted on the principle non-political rally, therefore, representatives of organizations have come without its own symbolism.