Name of the project
Ensuring safety, conservation and development of fish stocks in the Northern Aral Sea region. Capacity development of the Aral-Syrdarya Basin Council
The threat of water scarcity and inefficient management of water resources can become a major obstacle to sustainable economic growth and social development both in the Aral-Syrdarya basin and Kazakhstan in general. It is also the inefficient management of water resources that negatively affects the development of the fishing industry in the region.
Akimat of Kyzylorda region, agricultural producers of the Aral district.
Ensuring safety, conservation and development of fish stocks in the Northern Aral Sea region. Strengthening capacity and enhancing activities of the Aral-Syrdarya Basin Council (including small basin councils), etc.
1. To develop and install effective fish protection system (FPS) for Kokaral dam water outlet structure taking into account necessity of effective protection of fish and their young species, protected from influence of ice cover and movement of ice floes.
Expected results of the project
1. Developed and installed fish protection system (FPS) will maximally reduce the rolling of fish and young fish species through the Kokaral dam water outlet, thereby reducing damage to fish stocks in the Aral Sea region.
Total project cost and partner contributions
150,377,000 tenge, including:
Project implementation period
December 2018 – December 2019
Committee of Forestry and Wildlife of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Committee on Water Resources of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Department of social and economical issues