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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: Mr Sergey Shoygu
Vice President: Mr Artur Chilingarov
Russian Geographical Society
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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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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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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for 40 years the head of the Russian Geographical Society, prominent statistician and organiser of the first Russian Empire Census Nikolay Shatsky,...

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Tartaria, French: Tartarie, German: Tartarei, Russian: Тартария, romanized: Tartariya) or Tatary (Russian: Татария, romanized: Tatariya) was a blanket...

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Chelyabinsk meteor

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wave which registered on seismographs at magnitude 2.7. The Russian Geographical Society said the passing of the meteor over Chelyabinsk caused three...

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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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Matryoshka doll

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

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The Geographical Pivot of History

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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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Tiflis Geographical Society

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Tiflis Geographical Society was a late-19th century, early-20th century geography society in Russia that was associated with progressive, liberal causes...

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Central Asian studies

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British and Russian agents, soldiers, scholars into the region. The British Royal Geographical Society and Russian Geographical Society published dozens...

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List of Russian explorers

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Russia (Russian: Россия, tr. Rossiya, pronounced [rɐˈsʲijə]), or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country spanning Eastern Europe and Northern...

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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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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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Bogdan Bulychev

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founder of #NEW JET group agency. Also he is the member of the Russian Geographical Society, the Association of Polar Explorers and Yaroslavl Oblast Coordination...

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Alexander Kolchak

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Vasilyevich Kolchak (Russian: Александр Васильевич Колчак; 16 November [O.S. 4 November] 1874 – 7 February 1920) was an Imperial Russian admiral, military...

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Peter Kropotkin

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mathematics, becoming at the same time secretary to the geography section of the Russian Geographical Society. His departure from a family tradition of military...

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The Commission for Speleology and Karst, Moscow Center of the Russian Geographical Society "How Caves Form". Nova (American TV series). Retrieved 2013-07-01...

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Babis Bizas

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Babis Bizas in the South Pole - Recovered on 20-09-2020 [3] Russian Geographical Society - A Greek rode across the river [4] Cosmorama - Babis Bizas our...

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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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Sochi (Russian: Со́чи, IPA: [ˈsotɕɪ] (listen)) is the largest resort city in Russia. The city is situated on the Sochi River, along the Black Sea in Southern...

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Leonid Kolotilo

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researcher of Lake Baikal, a full member of Academic Senate Russian Geographical Society, Captain 3rd Rank (1989). Author of over 100 scientific publications...

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Georgy Vysotsky

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from the Russian geographical society. Ryabinina, Natalia (2020). "Preserving of Landscape Diversity in Steppe Zone of Southeast of Russian Plain". Proceedings...

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Ferdinand von Wrangel

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

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Gennady Timchenko

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Nikolayevich Timchenko (Russian: Геннадий Николаевич Тимченко, also spelled Guennadi Timtchenko; born 9 November 1952) is a Russian oligarch and billionaire...

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drainage basin of 40,600 square kilometres (15,700 sq mi). The Russian Geographical Society organized an expedition in 1853–55 to survey the orography, geology...

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Veryovkina Cave

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atlas of Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) (in Russian). Русское географическое общество / Russian Geographic Society. Retrieved...

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Frederik Paulsen Jr

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"Events – Meeting of Russian Geographical Society Board of Trustees". Official Internet Resources of the President of Russia. Retrieved 10 May 2018...

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Vasily Perovsky

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Russian Empire's southeastern frontier. In 1839 he led an invasion on the Khanate of Khiva – in part to free Russian slaves captured from the Russian...

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Masha Gessen

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January 1967) is a Russian-American journalist, author, translator and activist who has been an outspoken critic of the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin...

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Jan Czerski

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scientist, he eventually received three gold medals from the Russian Geographical Society, and his name was given to a settlement, two mountain ranges...

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Challenger Deep

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original on 13 October 2018. RUSSIAN SUBMARINE "VITYAZ" REACHED THE BOTTOM OF THE MARIANA TRENCH, Russian geographical society, 13 May 2020 [1] Archived...

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List of glaciers in Asia

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