Russian Arctic river painted in red for some reason and environmental protection authorities examine whether it is sewage leak in an industrial complex near the river Dldikn. Photos published in local media. June is also the river changed color, but then the event is not received considerable attention.

Government newspaper “Gazeta Rosiskiih” argued that the sewage pipe leak that led to the nickel compound “Norlisk Nickel” may be disturbing phenomenon explanation. Office for the protection of natural resources of Russia ordered an investigation and transferred the issue to the federal Administration on the Control of natural resources.

The plant is the world’s largest manufacturer of contaminant and it was built during the Soviet Union Tiimir Peninsula District Krsniorsk Siberia. The company, which is owned by oligarch Vladimir Putin, owns the facility adjacent to the river, but company officials said they are unaware of the contamination comes from the factory.