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Apatity

 

a city in Murmansk Oblast, RSFSR, located between Lake Imandra and the Khibiny mountains, with a railroad station 23 km west of Kirovsk. In 1968 it had a population of 40,700. Apatity has an apatite-nepheline concentrating mill, the Kirov State Regional Electric Power Plant, a prefabricated reinforced concrete plant, and various construction organizations. The Kola branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR is located in Apatity. The economy is augmented by dairy farming and the growing of potatoes and green vegetables. The settlement of Apatity was founded in 1935 when the apatite-nepheline mines were opened. It was reorganized into a city in 1966.

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Acron Group also transferred RUB 99 million to the city of Apatity under a social and economic partnership agreement to develop and support social life and public infrastructure.
North and Arctic in the spatial development of Russia (2010) Moscow, Apatity and Syktyvkar: Publ.
Petrov, V.P.: 1999, Metamorphism of the Early Proterozoic of the Baltic Shield, Apatity, KSC RAS Publ., 325 pp., (in Russian).
The initial data for modeling were materials of ecological and hydro chemical monitoring of the state of surface water bodies and information on the level of anthropogenic impact within one year (January-December 2016) on the territory of the Khibiny mountain massif (Figure 1), located in the central part of the Kola Peninsula of the Russian Federation (Apatity mining agglomeration).
Institute of North Industrial Ecology Problems, INEP, Apatity, in cooperation with Norwegian College of Fishery Science, University of Tromse, Svanhovd Environmental Centre and Norwegian Institute For Water Research, NIVA, Oslo.
IV Tananaev Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Rare Elements and Mineral Raw Materials, Russian Academy of Sciences, Akademgorodok 26a, Apatity, Murmansk Oblast 184209, Russia
Apatity, with a population of about 57,000, showed the strongest effect.
Polar Geophysical Institute, Kola Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Apatity, Murmansk Region 184209, Russia
The crew's 28 campaigners and two accompanying reporters have been placed in pre-trial detention until November 24 in Russia's Arctic cities of Murmansk and Apatity. They have been charged with piracy and face up to 15 years in jail.
Such equipments were installed also in USSR, for example, in IZMIRAN (Troitsk, near Moscow), at Apatity (Polar Geophysical Institute), where the measurement is continuous until present.
(2002) Murmansk Province in the 1990's, December 2000 Biannual Review University of Lapland Finland and Institute of Economic Problems, Kola Science Centre RAS, Apatity
XXV Annual Seminar, Apatity: Polar Geophysical Institute Russian Academy of Science 2002; 161-165.