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Directorate general for geodesy and cartography, USSR council of ministers, V.V. Dokuchaev soil institute, Russian academy of agriculture, 1989.
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Ecosystems in Northwest Russia
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
The map shows the range of fourteen different ecosystem types across Russia. The Barents region is in the Arctic and covers the area of Western Russia and the northern areas of Finland, Sweden and Norway. (Please note that the The Barents Euro-Arctic Council has expanded the membership since 1998)