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Conservation of natural resources and the establishment of reserves in the USSR.

Akademiia nauk SSSR. Komissiia po okhrane prirody

Conservation of natural resources and the establishment of reserves in the USSR.

by Akademiia nauk SSSR. Komissiia po okhrane prirody

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Published by Academy of Science of the USSR in Moscow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Game protection -- Russia,
  • Forest reserves -- Russia

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIts Bulletin no. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSK533 A64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143p.
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20342672M

    The USSR consists of eleven equal and voluntarily united Soviet Socialist Republics. The leading position is held by the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic (the RSFSR). The USSR obtained high rates of growth through a form of extensive development, drawing constantly on more labor and resources. By the end of the s the weaknesses of this approach, and the need to develop more intensive forms of development which took into account resource limits, were already becoming apparent.

      One of the most comprehensive attempts at biodiversity conservation in Russia and the former Soviet Union has been the establishment of an extensive network of protected natural areas. Among all types of protected areas in Russia, zapovedniks (strictly protected scientific preserves) have been the most effective in protecting biodiversity at the ecosystem scale. Russia has zapovedniks Cited by: 7. Biological Conservation 36 () Strategies and Problems of Wildlife Preservation in the USSR Philip R. Pryde Department of Geography, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA , USA ABSTRACT The Soviet Union, like all other industrialised countries, has encountered serious problems of wildlife conservation in the course of its by: 4.

    Conservation practice standards are reviewed periodically and updated if needed. To obtain the current version of this standard, contact your Natural Resources Conservation Service State Office or visit the Field Office Technical Guide. NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE CONSERVATION PRACTICE STANDARD. WETLAND RESTORATION (Ac.) CODE File Size: 46KB. The corporate plunder of natural resources, which has financed mass atrocities, has gone largely unaddressed. By James G. Stewart In Response to Storm, New York Will Create a Gas Reserve.


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Nature reserves can be created by government institutions. Introduction. Natural ecosystems destruction, wildlife extinction, and habitat fragmentation have increased seriously since the 19th century, due to rapid population growth, the expansion of human activities and the accelerating use of natural resources [1–6].Global interest in biodiversity conservation has increased accordingly [7–9].Protected areas (PAs) are one available strategy for Cited by: Furthermore, medium and small nature reserves compose % of all nature reserves.

The land area under any legal protection has reached %, although only % is strictly protected. IN the value of its natural resources the Soviet Union stands first among all countries. Owing to the backwardness of scientific work under the Tsarist régime, these resources are still imperfectly surveyed.

The scientific renascence that has followed the Revolution has given a. Other efforts include the establishment of the national Wildlife Conservation Association in the early s. Nature reserves were created to better protect and preserve both plants and animals, and by the end of there were nature reserves covering 7 percent of the country’s territory.

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