Environment of Russia
The environment of Russia
Climate of Russia
The climate of Russia is formed under the influence of several determining factors. The enormous size of the country and the remoteness of many areas from the sea result in the dominance of the contin...
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Geography of Russia
100°E / 60°N 100°E / 60; 100The geography of Russia describes the geographic features of Russia, a country extending over much of northern Eurasia. Comprising much of eastern ...
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Climate change in Russia
Climate change in Russia describes the global warming related issues in Russia. This includes climate politics, contribution to global warming and the influence of global warming on Russia. In 2009 Ru...
Energy policy of Russia
The Energy policy of Russia is contained in an Energy Strategy document, which sets out policy for the period up to 2020. In 2000 the Russian government approved the main provisions of the Russian ene...
Renewable energy in Russia
Renewable energy in Russia mainly consists of hydroelectric energy. The country is the fifth largest producer of renewable energy in the world, although it is 56th when hydroelectric energy is not tak...
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Protected areas of Russia
Protected areas of Russia, (official Russian title: Russian: Особо охраняемые природные территории, literally "Specially Protected Natural Areas"), is governed by the corresponding 1995 law of the...
Environmental issues in Russia
There are numerous environmental issues in Russia. Many of the issues have been attributed to policies during the Soviet Union, a time when officials felt that pollution control was an unnecessary hi...
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Ecoregions of Russia
The following is a list of ecoregions in Russia, according to the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF):
List of Russian Earth scientists
This list of Russian Earth scientists includes the notable geographers, geologists, oceanographers, meteorologists, ecologists and other representatives of Earth sciences from the Russian Federation, ...
List of Russian Earth scientists - Wikipedia
Crimean Submediterranean forest complex
The Crimean Submediterranean forest complex ecoregion, in the temperate mixed forest Biome of Ukraine.
The ecoregion consists of two coastal enclaves on northern coast of the Black Sea; one occup...
Beringia
Beringia is a loosely defined region surrounding the Bering Strait, the Chukchi Sea, and the Bering Sea. It includes parts of Chukotka and Kamchatka in Russia as well as Alaska in the United States. I...
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Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring of Russia
The Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring of Russia (Roshydromet) (Russian: Федеральная служба по гидрометеорологии и мониторингу окружающей среды России (Росгидромет))...
Marina Rikhvanova
Marina Rikhvanova is a Russian ecologist and leader of the Baikal Ecological Wave (BEW) organization which protects Siberia’s Lake Baikal from ecological damage. Lake Baikal, the world’s biggest reser...
Genko Forest Belt
Genko's Forest Belt (Russian: Лесополоса Генко) - is a system of historic forest belts in Russia's Ulyanovsk Oblast. Planted over a century ago, it is now considered a "natural monument", and is l...
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Russian cultural heritage register
The national cultural heritage register of Russia is a data bank of historically or culturally significant man-made immovable properties – landmark buildings, industrial facilities, memorial homes of ...
Russian cultural heritage register - Wikipedia
Red Data Book of the Russian Federation
Red Data Book of the Russian Federation (RDBRF), also known as Red Book (Russian: Красная книга) or Russian Red Data Book is a state document established for documenting rare and endangered specie...
Red Data Book of the Russian Federation - Wikipedia
The Mountain pine forest
The Mountain pine forest (Russian: Горный сосняк на отложениях палеогена) - is a natural monument of Russia (Protected areas of Ulyanovsk Oblast).
25 metres high vegetation of pine, linden and bir...
Pugachov's Oak
Pugachov's Oak (Mari: Пугачёв тумо, Russian: Дуб Пугчёва) is a major tree in Marii Chodra national park, Mari El Republic, Russian Federation. It is estimated to date to about 1500, is 1.2 m i...
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