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07 november, 2020

 

The All-Russian Ecological Dictation will take place on November 15-16, 2020 and will be timed to coincide with the Global Recycling Day.

The main goals of the Ecodictation are the formation of an ecological culture, the popularization of ecological knowledge among the inhabitants of the country, as well as an increase in the level of ecological literacy as measures to prevent ecological offenses.

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06 november, 2020

 

Employees of the Kola Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Polar-Alpine Botanical Garden-Institute and the Laboratory for Sustainable Development of the Project Office for the Development of the Arctic suggested to create two regional natural monuments in the Khibiny, in the vicinity of Kirovsk: Gorodskaya Shchel Gorge and Yuzhnoe Skvoznoe and Skalnoe Gorge.

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04 september, 2020

 

Interpol has recorded a sharp increase in crime in the global plastic waste market. Illegal traffic has grown, cases of forgery and clandestine processing of raw materials have become more frequent, and fires in landfills have become more frequent. Interpol released a detailed report following the investigation.

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31 august, 2020

No. 08 (198) of the International Environmental Digest GREEN BELARUS of the Environmental Information Center "Eco-Info" of the Central Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus has been released.

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28 august, 2020

 

On September 9, 2020, a joint online conference of FSC Russia and the Association "Woodcutter of the 21st century" – "Dialogue of Forest Initiatives" will take place. The highlight of the program will be the awarding of the winners of the Green Project of the Year 2020 award.

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23 august, 2020

 

Each of us has an impact on nature. How many resources we use determines our ecological footprint. If humanity continues to live as it is now, by 2050 it will need the resources of three such planets as Earth!

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22 august, 2020

Earth Overshoot Day comes at a time when the world's population has used up all the renewable resources that the Earth can reproduce in a year. Russia passed this day back in April 2020, and the US and Canada in March.

In 2020, for the first time in many years, the date of Earth Overshoot Day (on a global scale) moved almost a month towards the end of the calendar year. But does this mean that the situation is improving? Unfortunately, the reason for the rebound is not a positive trend, but a forced reduction in consumption at all levels due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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18 august, 2020

 

Today, August 18, our country for the first time in its history celebrates a new public holiday - the Day of the Geographer. It was established by the Government of Russia. The day of the founding of the Russian Geographical Society was chosen as the date of the celebration: on August 18, 1845, Emperor Nicholas I approved the temporary charter of this organization.

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13 august, 2020

Press service of the Faculty of Geography of Moscow State University: Suburban forests can absorb no more than 4% of toxic substances from the total emissions that enter the atmosphere of cities. This conclusion was reached by the staff of the Department of World Physical Geography and Geoecology of the Faculty of Geography of Moscow State University. They developed a methodology for remote assessment of air purification by forests and applied it to more than 130 cities in the European part of Russia with a population of over 100 thousand people.

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11 august, 2020

 

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC Russia) newsletter July 20-31, 2020 is out.

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11 august, 2020

 

We bring to your attention the archive of the newspaper "Natural Resources Record", published by the NIA "Natural Resources".

10 august, 2020

No. 07 (197) of the International Environmental Digest GREEN BELARUS of the Environmental Information Center "Eco-Info" of the Central Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus has been released.

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05 august, 2020

A new issue of Climate Change Newsletter has been released.

The main themes of the issue:

- Roshydromet released the Review of the state and pollution of the environment in the Russian Federation for 2019;

- WMO refined the global temperature forecast for the next five years;

- Roshydromet will continue to carry out climate protection measures, taking into account the new five-year WMO forecasts;

- 22nd International Scientific and Industrial Forum “Great Rivers (ecological, hydrometeorological and energy security)” / ICEF-2020.

 

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04 august, 2020

 

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC Russia) newsletter July 7-20, 2020 is out.

 

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24 july, 2020

In Moscow, at a meeting of the Expert Council of the Project Office for the Development of the Arctic, the first issue of the new journal "Arctic-2035" was presented.

“The journal will become a kind of virtual center of Arctic competencies, a platform for exchange of opinions, and will allow better convey knowledge about the Arctic to representatives of government, business and the general public,” said Marina Goretskaya, editor-in-chief of the magazine, media coordinator of the Project Office for the Development of the Arctic.

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