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11. A Mountain of a Chore

The highest mountain in Russia has a bit of a trashy problem. 

Tags: volunteerism, trash, recycling, Caucasus, environment, nature
12. Locating Lotuses

Did you know that wild lotus flowers are native to Russia? Well, here's an interactive map of where to find them in the Astrakhan region.  

Tags: ecology, environment, astrakhan, tourism, Internet, technology, nature, flowers
13. Eco-Scandal on Lake Baikal: "Chinese Invasion" or Distraction?

There has long been anxiety about a “Chinese takeover” of Siberia. Even Lake Baikal is not immune.

Tags: Irkutsk, logging, ecology, eco-nationalism, tourism, china, lake baikal, environment
14. Waste Not, Unless You Want to Support Russia's Disposal Services

The Russian Government has invested in quite a mess!

Tags: environment, russian environmental operator, investment, recycling, trash, garbage
15. Mimosas (The Flower, Not the Drink) in Sochi

Unusually warm weather brings bright yellow blossoms to the region much earlier than normal.

Tags: nature, environment, spring, weather, Sochi, flowers
16. Kamchatka Tragedy

Russian scientists are researching the cause of a massive die-off of marine life off the coast of Kamchatka in October.

Tags: Kamchatka, Russian Far East, environment
17. Shrek Lives in Kirov Oblast

Russia has everything, including Shrek's house.

Tags: media, environment, rural, kirov, movies
18. Poaching, Internet, and Coronavirus on Ice

This week, we've got brand-new guns, poachers from an unlikely place, and the frozen north gets an internet connection.

Tags: arctic, sports, coronavirus, medicine, Kalashnikov, Siberia, chechnya, environment
19. Putin's Birthday, Teachers, and Dirt

This week, Putin gets a cool new birthday present; an official broadcasts his workout regimen; and strange sediment puzzles scientists.

Tags: government, education, environment, military, putin, Kamchatka, health, Saratov, Siberia
20. Not-So-Fresh Siberian Air

A recent study finds that Siberia's air quality may be worse than you'd think.

Tags: pollution, science, government, health, environment, Siberia

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