On September 28, 2023, a visiting scientist from Zhilin University, Institute of Mining Biology PhD Professor Yaniga Marian held a seminar for the teaching staff and young scientists of the Higher School of Natural Sciences on the topic “Water quality in mountain streams”. The seminar was attended by representatives of the International Higher School of Medicine (Kyrgyz Republic). The participants of the seminar got acquainted with the results of joint scientific research in the Zhetysu region. Questions were asked by the participants, the topic was comprehensively discussed.