According to the statement made by the Sivas Governor's Office, the landscaping and landscaping works started in Gökpınar Lake, which looks like a natural aquarium and has been included in the list of "sensitive areas to be protected" with the approval of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has been completed in accordance with Gökpınar's spirit.
Within the scope of the project, which aims to balance the daily visitor density in Gökpınar, new spaces with camellias, promenade and viewing areas, sitting areas, children's playgrounds and many equipments were created by using wooden materials.
Arrangement works, in which the existing natural texture is preserved and green areas are increased, were completed in a short time by the Special Provincial Administration under the auspices of the Governorship.
In the statement, “We would like to thank the people of Sivas, non-governmental organizations, public institutions and everyone who contributed to our efforts to protect our Anatolian evil eye bead, Gökpınar, and to pass it on to future generations. You are invited to see Gökpınar Lake, which welcomes hundreds of local and foreign visitors in the middle of the steppe, with the harmony of turquoise blue colors and magnificent nature, with its renewed environment.” statements were included.
“Gökpınar Lake” with its Renovated Environment Prepares for Opening
Landscaping and reclamation work around Gökpınar Lake, which resembles a natural aquarium with its clear water and turquoise blue appearance, has come to an end.
— Sivas Governorate (@sivasvaliligi) June 9, 2021