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Russian Geographical Society
Founded18 September 1845 (1845-09-18)
FocusCollect and disseminate reliable geographical information
  • Saint Petersburg, Russia
Area served
Russian Federation
Key people
  • President Sergey Shoygu
  • Vice President Artur Chilingarov
Headquarters of the Russian Geographical Society

The Russian Geographical Society (Russian: Ру́сское географи́ческое о́бщество (РГО)), or RGO, is a learned society based in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It promotes geography, exploration and nature protection with research programs in fields including oceanography,[citation needed] ethnography, ecology and statistics.[1]

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Russian Geographical Society

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The Russian Geographical Society (Russian: Ру́сское географи́ческое о́бщество (РГО)), or RGO, is a learned society based in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It...

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Russian Geographical Society Glacier

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The Russian Geographical Society Glacier (Russian: Ледник Географического Общества) is in east Tajikistan, in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province...

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List of geographical societies

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Географическое Общество (основано в 1845 г.)" [Russian Geographical Society]. (in Russian). Russian Geographical Society. Archived from the original on 24 May...

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National Geographic Society

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society for the increase and diffusion of geographical knowledge." After preparing a constitution and a plan of organization, the National Geographic...

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Royal Danish Geographical Society Royal Geographical Society (UK) Russian Geographical Society Geographers on Film Geography Human geography List of geographers...

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Karl Ernst von Baer

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the Russian Academy of Sciences, a co-founder of the Russian Geographical Society, and the first president of the Russian Entomological Society, making...

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Tash Rabat

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Imperial Russian Geographical Society. Book IX. Kashgaria and passes of Tien-Shan. Travel notes.] (in Russian). Omsk: Imperial Russian Geographical Society. p...

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Tiflis Geographical Society

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Tiflis Geographical Society was a geographical society in Russia during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It was associated with progressive and...

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The Geographical Pivot of History

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"The Geographical Pivot of History" is an article submitted by Halford John Mackinder in 1904 to the Royal Geographical Society that advances his heartland...

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Matryoshka doll

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(/ˌmætriˈɒʃkə/ MAT-ree-OSH-kə; Russian: матрёшка, IPA: [mɐˈtrʲɵʂkə] ), also known as stacking dolls, nesting dolls, Russian tea dolls, or Russian dolls, are a set of...

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Mariana Trench

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Retrieved 11 November 2020. "Russian Submarine "Vityaz" Reached the Bottom of the Mariana Trench". Russian Geographical Society. 13 May 2020. Retrieved 11...

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Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia

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He served as chairman of the Imperial Russian Geographical Society (founded in 1845). The Geographical Society was subordinate to the Ministry of Internal...

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North Pole

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supported by Russian State Aviation. The Russian Book of Records recognized it as the first successful vehicle trip from land to the Geographical North Pole...

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Lev Perovski

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the creation of the Russian Geographical Society. The mineral perovskite is named for him. Shubin, Daniel (2005). A history of Russian Christianity (volume...

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Chelyabinsk meteor

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which registered on seismographs at magnitude (mbLg) 4.2. The Russian Geographical Society said the passing of the meteor over Chelyabinsk caused three...

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Vladimir Dal

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lexicographer, polyglot, Turkologist, and founding member of the Russian Geographical Society. During his lifetime he compiled and documented the oral history...

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List of Russian scientists

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embryological Baer's laws, founder of the Russian Entomological Society, co-founder of the Russian Geographical Society Alexander Borodin, chemist and composer...

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List of Russian explorers

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Russian circumnavigation Geography of Russia Great Northern Expedition List of cosmonauts List of explorers Northern Sea Route Russian Geographical Society...

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Kursk Magnetic Anomaly

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this discovery, Pilchikov was awarded the silver medal of the Russian Geographical Society. Serious investigation of the economic potential of the anomaly...

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Ferdinand von Wrangel

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the Imperial Russian Navy, Honorable Member of the Saint Petersburg Academy of Sciences, and a founder of the Russian Geographic Society. He is best known...

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Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von Struve

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Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von Struve (Russian: Василий Яковлевич Струве, trans. Vasily Yakovlevich Struve; 15 April 1793 – 23 November [O.S. 11 November] 1864)...

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Russian frigate Admiral Gorshkov

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and the Russian Geographical Society in Kola Bay]. Russian Ministry of Defence (in Russian). 6 April 2021. Retrieved 7 April 2021. "Russian Admiral Gorshkov...

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List of geography awards

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IRGS". Russian Geographical Society. Retrieved 25 August 2015. SSAG 2018, pp. 1–3. "Tidigare medaljörer" (PDF) (in Swedish). Swedish Society for Anthropology...

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Adam Johann von Krusenstern

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Krusenstjerna in Swedish; Russian: Ива́н Фёдорович Крузенште́рн, tr. Iván Fyodorovich Kruzenshtérn; 10 October 1770 – 12 August 1846) was a Russian admiral and explorer...

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Nikolay Drozdov

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Nikolaievich Drozdov (Russian: Николай Николаевич Дроздов; born 20 June 1937) is a Russian doctor of biological sciences, candidate of geographical sciences, zoological...

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Kamchatka brown bear

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of Wild Brown Bear to be Reliably Determined on Kamchatka". Russian Geographical Society. 25 October 2021. According to available data, average weight...

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the Russian Geographical Society and normally lasts for the month of April. Ice Camp Barneo should not be confused with the sequential Soviet/Russian "North...

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