Hay and salt licks provided for wild animalsEnvironment
Khovd /MONTSAME/ Bayan Bumbatai cooperative designed for natural resource management of Darvi soum of Khovd aimag biannually prepares food for wild animals. It has recently taken the initiative to place hay and blocks of salt along ridges with the purpose of protecting the wildlife.
In accordance with the Bayan Bumbatai’s management plan aimed at environmental and wildlife protection, the cooperative members left 20 sacks of hay and a total of 500 kg salt blocks around Shar Bulag hill range and a place called Maikhan Tsakhir in Darvi soum’s Mungun Ayaga bag.
One of the four natural resource management-oriented cooperatives currently operating in Darvi soum, Bayan Bumbatai, comprises of 78 members from 24 herder families.