The comprehensive environmental monitoring of the Caspian Sea is being carried out in Turkmenistan. Monitoring of sea water and the coast are conducted by the Caspian ecological service "Caspecocontrol" - specialized structural units of the State Committee of Turkmenistan on protection of the environment and land resources.
The service carries out periodic environmental inspections of foreign and domestic companies, enterprises engaged in shipping, oil and natural gas, geophysical and geological researches, as well as transportation of energy resources. The monitoring also covers the Khazar State Nature reserve and Avaza resort area.
Monitoring results show that the content of pollutants in the sea water of the Turkmen Caspian Sea seactor is within the allowable limits.