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Location Russia, Europe
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Keywords Sustainable community action, Countries
Published by Phil Green
Published 2014
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Russia community action[edit | edit source]

Community energy[edit | edit source]

wikipedia:Renewable energy in Russia

Climate action[edit | edit source]

wikipedia:Climate change in Russia

Cycling activism[edit | edit source]

Critical Mass bicycle rides in Russia

Open spaces[edit | edit source]

wikipedia:National parks of Russia

News and comment[edit | edit source]


'Everything is on fire': Siberia hit by unprecedented burning, Jul 20 [1]


Here's why I'm celebrating Russia's fire ban, November 16 [2]


16,000 people in more than 120 Russian cities participate in "Bloggers against Garbage" action, August 11,[3] Marina Litvinovich. Not without controversy though, as some say this is the "straightforward responsibility of municipal authorities".

2010, First Ushahidi Experience,[4] August 10

Fires rage on as Moscow suffers 'hottest day ever,[5] July 29

The Battle for Khimki Forest, Yevgenia Chirikova, March 17, Veronica Khokhlova,[6] "The plan to construct a section of the new Moscow-St.Petersburg motorway through the legally-protected Khimki Forest Park will destroy a rare eco-system. Dogged local resistance has turned this into a national, even international issue. But it has not derailed the plan."


Russia plans to raise CO2 production by 30% before 2020,[7] June 22


Russia moves Sochi Olympic sites. The organizers of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in the Black Sea resort of Sochi have decided to relocate several facilities away from a protected wilderness area,[8] July 4.

UN joins environmental calls for Russia to move Olympic site, Greenpeace warns Olympic Village threatens rare and endangered species,[9] June 2

Environmental Issues in Russia[edit | edit source]

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There are multiple environmental issues facing Russia today. Most of the issues have been blamed on policies that were in effect during the Soviet Union. While the Soviet Union was in power Russia was undergoing industrialization massive economic development. Due to deforestation, pollution, nuclear waste and poaching, much of Russia's land has begun to show signs of ecological stress.

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