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a mountain range in China, on the eastern edge of the Tibetan Highlands, between the upper reaches of the Yangtze and Mekong rivers. The length of the range is approximately 450 km; elevations reach 5,999 m. The range is composed primarily of limestones, schists, and sandstones and is deeply dissected. There are firn fields and small glaciers in the crest zone. Upland steppes predominate in the northwestern part of the range; in the southeastern part there are coniferous forests to an elevation of 4,000 m and, higher up, grassy meadows. The range was explored in 1900 by P. K. Kozlov, who named it in honor of the Russian Geographical Society.

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Vernadsky with the support of the administration of the President of the Russian Federation, the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the State Duma Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation, the Russian Geographical Society and a number of public environmental organizations.
Firdaus said the Arctic dive would be undertaken under the supervision of the Russian Geographical Society, just one degree from the North Pole site.
Meshkov added that the exercise would be conducted jointly with the Russian Aerospace Forces and Russian Geographical Society specialists.
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Combat training under extreme conditions to include landing and multi-day field practice on the Arctic ice is planned to be conducted together with specialists of the Expedition Center of the Russian Geographical Society and Military Transport Aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces," Meshkov (http://rbth.
Top diver Dmitry Shiller led a Russian Geographical Society mission to one of the world's most mysterious lakes which is an average 170ft in depth but has an underwater crevice reaching down to 262ft.
After an insightful comparative history of voluntary associations and civil society in continental Europe in chapter 1, Bradley devotes a chapter to the founders, activities, and impact of each association: the Free Economic Society (1765) and the Moscow Agricultural Society (1819), discussed together in chapter 2; the Russian Geographical Society (1840s, chapter 3); the Moscow Society of Friends of Natural History, Anthropology, and Ethnography (1863, chapter 4); and the Russian Technical Society (1866, chapter 5).
Sergei Shoigu, Russia's emergencies minister and president of the Russian Geographical Society, said it would "present the world community with a picture of the region's future as it is seen by the Russian experts", RIA Novosti reported.
In the late 1840s the Russian Geographical Society had gathered ethnographic data from thousands of parish priests, officials, landowners and merchants, and by the 1850s was publishing descriptive accounts of the manners and customs of indigenous non-slavic peoples in the empire.
Semonov was awarded the Gold Medal of the Russian Geographical Society for calculating the visibility of all eclipses that would occur in the Northern Hemisphere between 1840 and 2001.
Dr DD Tumarkin, principal researcher at the Miklouho-Maclay Institute of Ethnology, Russian Academy of Sciences, and editor of the new edition of Maclay's collected works, facilitated my access to the originals, which I photocopied in the library of the Russian Geographical Society in St Petersburg in December 1993 (see Figures 3-7).
Petersburg, President of PJSC LUKOIL Vagit Alekperov donated to the Russian Geographical Society a collection of 28 paintings dedicated to the history of Arctic exploration.

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