The ecological education Environmental education along with environmental activities is one of the priorities of the state enterprise “Republican reserve “Pribuzhskoe Polesie”. The main activities are: work with students (organization of presentations in schools); working with the media; advertising and publishing activities; ecological excursions and educational tourism; interaction with teachers and education authorities; environmental campaigns, competitions, festivals. For those wishing to sign up for the presentation of the biosphere reserve “pribuzhskoe Polesie” call 20-86-00. The annual festival “Mysteries of Pribuzhskoye Polesie” To enhance environmental awareness and education of the studying youth of the Republican reserve “Pribuzhskoye Polesie” organized a traditional annual festival “Mysteries of Pribuzhskoye Polesie”. They are carried out in several stages during the calendar year. The first stage consists of educational, local history, sightseeing tours or hikes on the territory of the biosphere reserve (April-September). The second stage of the game. It is an ecological game for teams from different educational institutions (from schools to universities) and consists of an obstacle course, a quest and a thematic quiz. The final stage is the final competition program, which involves teams that have passed the previous stages. As a rule, there are several nominations: team presentation, art photography competition, music competition. The winners of the festival are awarded with diplomas of the corresponding degrees, and the laureates (winners) – with diplomas and honorary prizes. In 2018, X eco-tourism festival “Mysteries of Pribuzhskoye Polesie” dedicated to the Year of native land.